My Park, My Plains

My Park, My Plains

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To mark the 100th anniversary of the National Battlefields Commission, My Park, My Plains provides a humorous and moving account of defining historical moments and various uses of the Plains of Abraham over the years. Through an interplay of archival images and original footage, the film recounts the battles fought there, reminds us that people once golfed, went horseback riding and applauded Buffalo Bill there. The site is now popular with skiers, Sunday strollers and tobogganers. Hundreds of thousands of people come each year to attend grand celebrations and festivals. The Plains of Abraham have always been a choice meeting place for Quebec City's visitors and locals, and today more than ever, this historic urban park is a prime location for remembering, relaxing and dreaming.

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  • direction
    Carole Laganière
  • script
    Carole Laganière
  • research
    Nancy Marcotte
  • narration
    Kathleen Fee
  • direction of photography
    Philippe Lavalette
  • sound
    Richard Lavoie
  • editing
    France Pilon
  • foley
    Stéphane Cadotte
  • sound editing
    Daniel Toussaint
  • original music
    Christian Clermont
  • re-recording
    Geoffrey Mitchell
  • producer
    Anne-Marie Rocher
  • executive producer
    Jacques Turgeon

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