Making movie magic

Kelly, Lindsay
September 2012
Northern Ontario Business;Sep2012, Vol. 32 Issue 11, p7
The article offers information on the establishment of Northern Ontario Film Studios by David Anselmo and partner Pierre Bonhomme in Sudbury, Ontario. It mentions that the unique qualities of the area and regional incentives make the Northern Ontario film industry enticing for film productions. It adds that Anselmo and Bonhomme proposed to set up the infrastructure to prevent filmmakers to production elsewhere.


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