This grant provides financial support to eligible applicants for feature film and television productions that have secured interest from other agencies or a relevant market trigger(s) minimum 20% of the eligible production costs.
Opening date: May 2, 2022
Deadline to apply: Open-ended
All deadlines close at 4:00 PM CST. If a deadline falls on a statutory holiday or a weekend, applications will be accepted until 4:00 PM the following business day.
1 - Two grants have become one.
Previously two separate grants, the "Television Production Grant" and the "Feature Film Production Grant", this program has now become one cohesive grant.
2 - New incentive bonuses
The base incentive is either 25% or 30% of those eligible Saskatchewan expenditures, dependent on the level of Saskatchewan-based ownership of the project (see the Official Grant Guidelines for complete details), to a maximum of $5 million per application this year.
Applicants may also be eligible for the following bonuses (to a commitment not exceeding a maximum of 40% of eligible Saskatchewan expenditures):
10% frequent filming bonus (where applicants complete 3 or more eligible productions per year in Saskatchewan)
5% rural bonus (where the majority of production takes place a minimum 50 km outside Regina or Saskatoon)
5% Saskatchewan post-production bonus (where the majority of post-production is taking place in Saskatchewan)