Apr 14, 2016
By Michael Kramer
Another estimate says the industry directly supported 1,600 full-time equivalent jobs in 2014 – with workers bringing in an average salary of $43,000.
The province’s Liberal government scrapped the film tax credit in the 2015 provincial budget – saying it was not affordable.
At the time, a government analysis put the value of production at only $66.8 million in 2013-14.