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| 5 min

Toute sa vie, Michel Pagliaro a rêvé d'écrire la chanson parfaite de trois minutes et quinze secondes. Le réalisateur Eric Tessier immortalise dans toute sa gloire déclinante l'auteur interprète bilingue de chansons telles que Rainshowers ou What the Hell I've Got.

  • direction
    Éric Tessier
  • script
    Éric Tessier
  • participation
    Michel Pagliaro
    Juan Rodriguez
    Sylvain Cormier
  • research
    Claudette Beaudoin
  • production direction
    Sylvie Lapointe
  • None
    Jean-Pierre Saint-Louis
    Christiane Fattori
    Kathleen Fleming
    Zoé Major
    Karine Sévigny
  • sound
    Olivier Léger
  • editing
    Dominique Fortin
  • sound editing
    Daniel Toussaint
  • online editing
    Denis Pilon
  • marketing officer
    Julie Arseneault
  • administrator
    Alexandrine Torres de Figueiredo
  • administrative assistant
    Vanessa Emam
  • technical coordinator
    Micheline Faubert
  • producer
    Anne-Marie Rocher
  • executive producer
    Jacques Turgeon


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Ages 12 to 16

Arts Education - Music
History and Citizenship Education - Culture and Currents of Thought (1500-present)
Media Education - Popular Culture
Social Studies - Social Policies and Programs

Living the life of a Quebec rock star who is also known and loved in Canada; always searching for that perfect song; isn’t this the ultimate dream of all singer-songwriters? How does Pagliaro fit into Quebec’s music scene? Can we compare him with Canadian rockers such as Neil Young, Rush and Bryan Adams? Or is he in the same category as Quebec rock bands Harmonium and Offenbach? Running a workshop that lets students discover and compare various artists is a good way to introduce these musical styles and eras.

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