The Last Key

The Last Key

| 23 min

A young immigrant arrives in Canada from France—and brings his Citroën 2CV with him. The iconic post-war car stands out on the streets of Vancouver, and before long he meets up with a group of like-minded car buffs. In Julien Capraro’s documentary short, Franck, Lionel, Harjeet and Johnny Mac, who are busy preparing for an upcoming antique-car show, explain how these vehicles not only evoke nostalgia for a past era but are also a powerful marker of identity and a link between two cultures. Produced as part of the Tremplin competition, in collaboration with ICI Radio-Canada Télé.

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  • participant
    Lionel Hondier
    Harjeet Kalsi
    John Anthony MacGregor
    Franck Point
  • researcher
    Julien Capraro
  • writer
    Julien Capraro
  • director
    Julien Capraro
  • director of photography
    Kirk Tougas
  • location sound
    Stephane Bourgeault
    Gilles Maillet
  • editing
    Joffrey Saintrapt
  • original music
    Daniel Toussaint
    Pierre-André Nadeau
  • narration
    Julien Capraro
  • sound editing
    Daniel Toussaint
  • foley
    Lise Wedlock
  • sound mixing
    Serge Boivin
  • producer
    Dominic Desjardins
  • executive producer
    Dominic Desjardins