The NFB is committed to respecting your privacy

We use cookies to ensure that our site works efficiently, as well as for advertising purposes.

If you do not wish to have your information used in this way, you can modify your browser settings before continuing your visit.

Learn more
Skip to content
Your request could not be processed.
Playlists
Please note that you can no longer create or edit a playlist. Learn more.
Access your playlists

Embed this code on your site

Video player width

by Reset
New release
Coming 
None

The Point: Community Legal Clinic

1972 27 min
Leaving soon

Citizens of Point St. Charles, a bilingual district in Montréal's inner city, found a solution to the lack of adequate legal aid in their community by forming a legal clinic with salaried lawyers and student volunteers from university law faculties. In this film citizens and volunteers talk about the project, how it was initiated, and how it now serves the needs of people who lack the money for the fees of legal professionals.

We're sorry, this content is not available in your location.
Your rental expires on
None
You've already purchased this film.
Download it from My purchases.
Not available
Campus
The Point: Community Legal Clinic

Details

Citizens of Point St. Charles, a bilingual district in Montréal's inner city, found a solution to the lack of adequate legal aid in their community by forming a legal clinic with salaried lawyers and student volunteers from university law faculties. In this film citizens and volunteers talk about the project, how it was initiated, and how it now serves the needs of people who lack the money for the fees of legal professionals.
  • director
    Grant Kennedy
  • producer
    Roger Hart
  • executive producer
    Len Chatwin
  • camera
    Pierre Mignot
    Jean-Pierre Lachapelle
    Pierre Letarte
  • sound
    Bill Fowler
    Jacques Drouin
  • editing
    Peter Raymont
  • sound editing
    Bill Graziadei
  • re-recording
    Roger Lamoureux

Education

Pedagogical evaluations and study guides are only available to CAMPUS subscribers.

CAMPUS

Features designed specifically for teachers. Learn more

Already subscribed? Sign in

The Point: Community Legal Clinic
Also available
Already paid to see this film?