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Hommage à Michel Brault on ONF.ca

Press release


Montreal, October 3, 2013 – The National Film Board of Canada (NFB) is paying tribute to Michel Brault, the great filmmaker who died recently, with a short film in French, premiering on ONF.ca. Hommage à Michel Brault will go online on Friday, October 4 at 4 p.m., coinciding with the start of a national commemoration ceremony in his memory, and will be available for 48 hours. This poignant film highlights Michel Brault's exceptional work, featuring pivotal moments of his career and excerpts from his films. Hommage à Michel Brault will give Quebec and Canadian audiences an opportunity to remember a remarkable pioneer of our cinema.

The Hommage à Michel Brault film team

Monique Simard, Director of the NFB's French Program; Johanne Bergeron, Producer; Alexandre Chartrand, Director/Editor; and the NFB's technical services team. Length: 10 min.



Pat Dillon, NFB Publicist
Cell: 514-206-1750
E-mail: p.a.dillon@nfb.ca
Twitter: @PatDoftheNFB

Lily Robert, Director, Corporate Communications, NFB
Tel.: 514-283-3838
Cell: 514-296-8261
E-mail: l.robert@nfb.ca