An Overwhelming Passion

An Overwhelming Passion

| 4 min

In this concise portrait, director and art director Brigitte Haentjens talks about what inspires her work in theatrical creation. Her artistic choices are a response to a deep, dark need to rummage through a text until light bursts forth. Known for being outspoken and for her unconventional artistic approaches, Haentjens has left an indelible mark.

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An Overwhelming Passion, Claude Guilmain, provided by the National Film Board of Canada

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  • recipient
    Brigitte Haentjens
  • narration
    Brigitte Haentjens
  • writer
    Claude Guilmain
  • director
    Claude Guilmain
  • producer
    Dominic Desjardins
  • director of photography
    Sébastien Gros
  • production manager
    Doris Lapierre
  • 1st assistant camera
    Dominic Lapointe
  • key grip
    Adam McLaren
  • makeup artist
    Marissa Clemence
  • titles
    Jacques Bertrand Simard
  • editing
    Joffrey Saintrapt
  • sound editing
    Daniel Toussaint
  • music composer
    Daniel Toussaint
  • visual effects
    Secret Level Films Inc.
  • online editing
    Denis Pilon
  • foley
    Lise Wedlock
  • foley recording
    Geoffrey Mitchell
  • sound mixing
    Shelley Craig
  • translation
  • subtitles
  • coordinator
    Marcia Seebaran
  • production coordinator
    Laura Bergeron
  • post-production assistant
    Théo Belnou
  • technical coordinator
    Daniel Claveau
  • line producer
    Alexandrine Torres de Figueiredo
  • executive producer
    Dominic Desjardins