The Champions, Part 2: Trappings of Power

The Champions, Part 2: Trappings of Power

                                The Champions, Part 2: Trappings of Power
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Part 2 of this 3-part documentary series about Pierre Elliott Trudeau and René Lévesque covers the years between 1967 and 1977, a colourful decade that saw Trudeau win three federal elections, the 1970 October Crisis and the sweeping rise to power of the Parti Québécois.

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The Champions, Part 2: Trappings of Power, Donald Brittain, provided by the National Film Board of Canada

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  • director
    Donald Brittain
  • script
    Donald Brittain
  • narrator
    Donald Brittain
  • producer
    Janet Leissner
    Donald Brittain
  • executive producer
    Peter Katadotis
    Paul Wright
  • photography
    Andreas Poulsson
  • sound
    Claude Hazanavicius
  • editing
    Steven Kellar
  • sound editing
    Abbey Jack Neidik
    Bernard Bordeleau
  • re-recording
    Michel Descombes
    Jean-Pierre Joutel
  • music
    Art Phillips

  • None

    Reliving the birth of my political consciousness. What giants.

    None, 28 May 2020
  • PWG

    Mr. Brittain was a genius. This series should be shown in every grade 12 (and equivalent) accross the nation.

    PWG, 31 Dec 2012

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