AJAs 2016 Finalists


Date Aired or Published July 2016
Media outlet where first aired or published: Atlantic Business Magazine
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Location: St. John's, NL
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Short explanation of the story and how it developed:

It had been a year since the Nova Scotia government announced plans to dramatically alter a tax credit that had served as the underpinning for the province’s booming film industry. We wanted to find out what had happened to the industry and to those who worked in it by focusing on three key players in the development of the industry, tracing the arc of their professional and personal lives before and after the changes in order to highlight the larger story.

Resources of the newsroom (money and time) available to complete the story:

Researched and written by Stephen Kimber; edited by Dawn Chafe

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