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Le son des Français d'Amérique - Le quêteux Tremblay (English Version)

1977 25 min
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Gaspé fiddler William Tremblay describes his lifestyle. In times past, Quebec’s quêteux—neither beggars nor homeless—had a social function. They were respected figures who brought news, told tales and stories, cast spells, and were often fine musicians. In exchange, they were welcomed, lodged, and fed.

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Le son des Français d'Amérique - Le quêteux Tremblay (English Version)

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Gaspé fiddler William Tremblay describes his lifestyle. In times past, Quebec’s quêteux—neither beggars nor homeless—had a social function. They were respected figures who brought news, told tales and stories, cast spells, and were often fine musicians. In exchange, they were welcomed, lodged, and fed.
  • director
    Michel Brault
    André Gladu
  • producer
    Michel Brault
    André Gladu
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