Creative BC brings a strategic and integrated approach to the growth and development of the province’s creative industries, providing professional expertise and business support to strengthen BC’s motion picture, interactive digital, music and publishing sectors.

Kootenay Association for Science & Technology (KAST) is a non-profit organization dedicated to the continued growth of science and technology as key economic drivers in the West Kootenay-Boundary region of BC. KAST works with business and communities to support and showcase the opportunity provided by science, technology, entrepreneurship and innovation in our region.

Kootenay Columbia Film Region offers a wide range of services to production companies looking to film in the southeast corner of British Columbia, including scouting, a digital photo library of locations, crew lists, and community affairs and production support services.

National Film Board of Canada is dedicated to promoting the talent of emerging Canadian filmmakers – and serves as a laboratory for creation. As a Canadian public producer and distributor of audiovisual works, we firmly believe that we have a responsibility to discover new filmmakers in all regions of the country and support their development.

Nelson Civic Theatre Society has the mission to protect, preserve and improve The Civic Theatre, offering it as a public multi-use facility for film screenings primarily, and for other artistic, educational and community-building programs and events for the benefit of the general public; and to advance the public’s education and appreciation of the arts through our presentations and programming, including lectures, workshops, courses and seminars on topics related to film and digital media.