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The Artisans

2018 51 min
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The Artisans takes us into the rhythms of daily life at a unique organization, where the workers are as courageous as they are colourful.

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The Artisans


“We’re beautiful, the whole gang. We’re special,” says Jean of the 15-odd employees at The Artisan—a workshop employing people with intellectual disabilities. Jean is the self-described “handyman and best-looking” member of the group. A moving celebration of difference, The Artisans captures daily life at an organization where the workers are as courageous as they are colourful.
  • participation
    Jean Landry
    Majella Belliveau
    Annie Belliveau
    Monique Thébeau
    Daniel Léger
    Alex Richard
    Martin Bourque
    Léo Lirette
    Manon Leblanc
    Sara Doucette
    Julie Landry
    Edith Gaudet
    Pauline Lirette
    Roland Boudreau
    Ginette Landry
    Isabelle Chiasson
    Jeremy Patriquin
    Audrey Beaudoin
    David Huntington
    Claude Gaudet
    Alice Richard
    Dorilla Cormier
    Josée Cormier
    Suzanne Doucette
    Rose-Marie Bastarache
    Florence Anne Sanderson
  • researcher
    Daniel Léger
  • writer
    Daniel Léger
  • director
    Daniel Léger
  • camera
    Daniel Léger
  • additional camera
    Mario Paulin
  • location sound
    Georges Hannan
    Simon Doucet
    Marc Landry
  • picture editing
    Julien Cadieux
  • sound editing
    Paul Goguen
  • sound mixing
    Serge Boivin
  • online editing
    Yannick Carrier
  • infographics
    Cynthia Ouellet
  • titles
    Cynthia Ouellet
  • subtitles
  • foley
    Simon Meilleur
  • foley recording
    Geoffrey Mitchell
  • original music
    François Émond
  • musician
    François Émond
    Michel Deschênes
  • marketing manager
    Karine Sévigny
    Judith Lessard-Bérubé
  • administrator
    Geneviève Duguay
  • line producer
    Geneviève Duguay
  • production coordinator
    Audrey Rétho
  • technical coordinator
    Daniel Claveau
  • technical video support
    Patrick Trahan
    Isabelle Painchaud
    Pierre Dupont
  • audio technical support
    Bernard Belley
  • legal counsel
    Peter Kallianiotis
  • producer
    Jac Gautreau
    Dominic Desjardins
  • executive producer
    Dominic Desjardins

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