La Peuplade

Books in Motion presents a collection of short films based on the works published by La Peuplade. Each picture film, whether documentary, atmospheric or experimental, is inspired by the book’s ambience, complies with its spirit, and incorporates a passage.

La Peuplade Books in motion

Books in motion Frayer

Published on May 26, 2016

Direction: Sophie Gagnon-Bergeron

Production: Canopée Médias

Books in motion Niko

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Published on April 14, 2016

Réalisation et production: Canopée Médias

Books in motion Nirliit

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Published on April 14, 2016

Production: Canopée Médias

Books in motion Chez la Reine

A tableau by Nicolas Lévesque, inspired by the novel Chez la Reine by Alexandre Mc Cabe.

Published on March 13, 2014

Directed by Nicolas Lévesque
Assistant director Sophie Gagnon-Bergeron
Produced by Éditions La Peuplade / Télé-Québec
Director of photography and editor Sylvie Gravel
StarringMaurice DeGrace
Narrated by Simon Philippe Turcot
Music by François Harvey

Filmed at the home of Maurice DeGrace and Linda Tremblay on the Chemin de la Pointe-aux-Pins, Saint-Fulgence. Huge thanks to Maurice and Linda.

Books in motion salut Loup !

A tableau by Nicolas Lévesque, inspired by the novel Salut Loup! by Laurance Ouellet Tremblay.

Published on March 13, 2014

Directed by Nicolas Lévesque
Assistant director Sophie Gagnon-Bergeron
Produced by Éditions La Peuplade / Télé-Québec
Director of photography and editor Sylvie Gravel
StarringLaurance et Andréanne Ouellet Tremblay
Narrated by Émilie Gilbert
Music by François Harvey

Filmed at the ice fishing village of Grande-Baie, in Saguenay. Thank you to Andréanne Ouellet Tremblay for the loan of fishing equipment and for the cabin.

Books in motion Le fil des kilomètres

A tableau by Nicolas Lévesque, inspired by the novel Le fil des kilomètres by Christian Guay-Poliquin.

Published on November 5, 2013

Directed by Nicolas Lévesque
Assistant director Sophie Gagnon-Bergeron
Produced by Éditions La Peuplade / Télé-Québec
Director of photography and editor Sylvie Gravel
Starring Bruno Paradis
Narrated by Robert Dupras
Music by François Harvey

Filmed at Saint-Eugène-d’Argentenay, at the Calcites du Nord mine, and at Notre-Dame-de-Lorette. Thank you to Gilles Claveau and Rita de Launière, and to Simon Tremblay.

Books in motion Le soleil du lac qui se couche

A tableau by Nicolas Lévesque, inspired by the novel Le soleil du lac qui se couche by J. R. Léveillé.

Published on October 7, 2013

Directed by Nicolas Lévesque
Assistant director Sophie Gagnon-Bergeron
Produced by Éditions La Peuplade / Télé-Québec
Director of photography and editor Sylvie Gravel
Starring Kodai Satomura
Narrated by Sara Moisan
Music by François Harvey

Assistant producer Frederick Ellis

Filmed at the Maison de la presse of Chicoutimi.

Books in motion 47atelier des saveurs

A tableau by Nicolas Lévesque, inspired by the book 47atelier des saveurs by Charles Sagalane.

Published on September 19, 2013

Directed by Nicolas Lévesque
Assistant director Sophie Gagnon-Bergeron
Produced by Éditions La Peuplade / Télé-Québec
Director of photography and editor Sylvie Gravel
Starring Réjean Simard et Daniel Lajoie
Narrated by Éric Laprise
Music by François Harvey

Assistant producer Frederick Ellis

Filmed at André Lévesque’s vegetable farm.

Books in motion Fleurs au fusil

A tableau by Nicolas Lévesque, inspired by the novel Fleurs au fusil by Marjolaine Deschênes.

Published on September 12, 2013

Directed by Nicolas Lévesque
Assistant director Sophie Gagnon-Bergeron
Produced by Éditions La Peuplade / Télé-Québec
Director of photography and editor Sylvie Gravel
Starring Lucile Côté
Narrated by Sara Létourneau
Music by François Harvey

Assistant producer Frederick Ellis

Filmed at Lucile Côté’s taxidermy studio.

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