Library and Archives Canada Gratien Gélinas: One of Our Own New

Library and Archives Canada Gratien Gélinas: One of Our Own New

Gratien Gélinas is considered one of the founders of modern Canadian theatre and film. He was a playwright, director, actor, filmmaker and administrator of cultural organizations. His personifications of the common man paved the way for many of Quebec’s leading scriptwriters, and he gave a voice, at home and abroad, to French Canada’s culture and society. This episode features Anne-Marie Sicotte, granddaughter of Gratien Gélinas, who talks about his life and legacy.

  • 2018
  • 00:50:12
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 02/20/2021
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