Fare thee well, film workers: Nova Scotia filmmaker Thom Fitzgerald on the province's mass exodus

Nova Scotia filmmaker Thom Fitzgerald on the mass exodus of film workers heading west after government cuts.

"They're simply moving away from a place that, for the moment, doesn't see the value in them. "

L-R Actors Mike McLeod and Callum Dunphy both moved away from Nova Scotia on the same day. (Shaun Simpson)


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