TV series project Wolfville, developed through NSI Totally Television in 2017-18 by writer Jon Mann and producer Rob Ramsay, has been optioned by St. John’s, Newfoundland-based production company Take the Shot Productions.
When a large shipment of drugs appear in the Wolfville harbour, two best friends – a drug dealer and a cop – are forced to investigate, deceive and betray each other. Wolfville is a story about loyalty and brotherhood, told with the charm of small town livin’.
The deal between the Wolfville team and Take the Shot is a direct result of the sessions and meetings during phase two boot camp training.
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NSI Totally Television provides hands-on series development training for creative producer/writer teams serious about getting their television series concept made.
The program has produced 13 series that have gone into development: six have gone to air, one was piloted and another was produced as a feature film that had its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF).
NSI Totally Television is made possible by Presenting Sponsor Bell Media; Program Partner Telefilm Canada; Supporting Sponsors Entertainment One, Super Channel, Corus Entertainment and Breakthrough Entertainment; and Territorial Sponsor Yukon Media Development. NSI Core Funders are Manitoba Sport, Culture & Heritage and the City of Winnipeg through the Winnipeg Arts Council.
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