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Denys Arcand

One of Québec's most politically aware filmmakers, Denys Arcand studied history at Université de Montréal, where he co-directed Alone or with Others (1962) with Denis Héroux and co-written with Stéphane Venne. He joined the National Film Board (NFB) in 1963, where his feature-length documentary on the textile industry, On est au coton (1976), was ... See full bio »
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 2012 Adam & Ève (TV Series) (13 episodes)
- Fantasmes (2012)
- Le dernier train (2012)
- Époque de rêve (2012)
- Illusions (2012)
- L'aventure (2012)
 2003 The Barbarian Invasions (writer)
 2000 Stardom (written by)
 1989 Jesus of Montreal (writer)
 1978 Duplessis (TV Mini-Series)
 1973 Réjeanne Padovani (writer)
 1972 Québec: Duplessis et après... (Documentary) (scenario)
 1965 La route de l'Ouest (Short)
 1964 Appuis et suspensions (Short)
 1964 Champlain (Short documentary)
 1964 Samuel de Champlain: Québec 1603 (Short documentary)
 1964 Springboard to the Sun (Short)
 1964 Jusqu'au cou (collaborating writer)
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TV commercial for Astral Media (2006) (Canada)

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