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Daniel Léger
2018 | 52 min

Selections and Awards

  • Best Acadian Medium Length or Feature Documentary - Award La Vague Léonard-ForestInternational Francophone Film Festival in Acadie 2018 (FICFA)

About the film



Daniel Léger


Jac Gautreau

Photo : Karine Wade

Dominic Desjardins
Producer (NFB)




With the participation of
Jean Landry
Majella Belliveau
Annie Belliveau
Monique Thébeau
Daniel Léger
Alex Richard
Martin Bourque
Léo Lirette
Manon Leblanc
Sara Doucette
Julie Landry
Edith Gaudet
Pauline Lirette
Roland Boudreau
Ginette Landry
Isabelle Chiasson
Jeremy Patriquin
Audrey Beaudoin
David Huntington
Claude Gaudet
Alice Richard
Dorilla Cormier
Josée Cormier
Suzanne Doucette
Rose-Marie Bastarache
Florence Anne Sanderson

Researched, written and directed by
Daniel Léger

Daniel Léger

Additional Camera
Mario Paulin

Location Sound
Georges Hannan
Simon Doucet
Marc Landry

Picture Editing
Julien Cadieux

Sound Editing
Paul Goguen, Connections Productions

Sound Mixing
Serge Boivin

Online Editing
Yannick Carrier

Infographics and Titles
Cynthia Ouellet


Simon Meilleur

Foley Recording
Geoffrey Mitchell

Original Music
François Émond, Les Productions du Pilier
© 2018 National Film Board of Canada (SOCAN)

François Émond
Michel Deschênes

Original Songs

“Maria Dolores”
interpreted by Bois-Joli
written and composed by Lambert
used by permission of SODRAC

“Des années comme ça”
interpreted by Alain Comeau
composed by Alain Comeau
written by Alain Comeau and Armande Comeau

“Tourne le temps”
interpreted by Ronald Bourgeois
written and composed by Ronald Bourgeois
used by permission of sodrac

“Quand le soleil dit bonjour aux montagnes”
interpreted by Jean Landry
written and composed by Harry Pease and Larry Vincent
used by permission of Canadian Shapiro Bernstein (SOCAN)

Marketing Managers
Karine Sévigny
Judith Lessard-Bérubé

Administrator/Line Producer
Geneviève Duguay

Production Coordinator
Audrey Rétho

Technical Coordinator
Daniel Claveau

Video Technical Support
Patrick Trahan
Isabelle Painchaud
Pierre Dupont

Audio Technical Support
Bernard Belley

Legal Counsel
Peter Kallianiotis

Jac Gautreau
Dominic Desjardins

Executive Producer
Dominic Desjardins

Produced with the collaboration of

Unis TV

Chief of original programming
Séverine Biderman

Director of contents
Jérôme Hellio

Media Relations

  • About the NFB

    Founded in 1939, the National Film Board of Canada (NFB) is a one-of-a-kind producer, co-producer and distributor of distinctive, engaging, relevant and innovative documentary and animated films. As a talent incubator, it is one of the world’s leading creative centres. The NFB has enabled Canadians to tell and hear each other’s stories for over eight decades, and its films are a reliable and accessible educational resource. The NFB is also recognized around the world for its expertise in preservation and conservation, and for its rich and vibrant collection of works, which form a pillar of Canada’s cultural heritage. To date, the NFB has produced more than 14,000 works, 6,500 of which can be streamed free of charge at nfb.ca. The NFB and its productions and co-productions have earned over 7,000 awards, including 11 Oscars and an Honorary Academy Award for overall excellence in cinema.