Fall 2011 Round

Projects selected in the Fall of 2011 :

Objectif Nord

  • PVP-Films inc.
  • Name of producer(s) : Vic Pelletier, Vincent Leroux, Robert Tremblay
  • 4 X 60 min. / Télé-Québec, APTN et Canal Savoir
  • Interactive components production: PVP-Films inc.
  • Producer’s website: www.pvp.ca
  • Program’s website: objectifnord.telequebec.tv

Television

The call of the North is more compelling than ever! But northern development demands a comprehensive, not a piecemeal, approach. The land, its people and the issues that must be addressed in the very near future form a single mosaic.

Interactive components

Objectif Nord is an immersive multiplatform experience that brings northern Québec to life, a fascinating and fun journey that bridges North and South, showing us the North as a place inhabited by people and unique flora and fauna, endowed with a history, a texture, natural resources and natural beauty that call out to be discovered and shared.

Gawayn - Saison 2

  • Gawayn 2 (Muse) inc. (Muse Entertainment)
  • Name of producer(s) : Jesse Prupas
  • 52 X 13 min. / Société Radio-Canada / Canal + (France),Gulli (France), Canal + (Afrique)
  • Interactive components production: ODD1 et PVP-Films inc.
  • Producer’s website: www.muse.ca
  • Program’s website: www.tobogganstudio.com/gawayn/

Television

10-year-old William is a precocious horseman devoted to his mentor, the somewhat less adept rider Sir Roderick. The Princess Gwendolyn has been shrunk by the Duke. William and Sir Roderick set off on a quest to find the crystal of Gawayn, the antidote for the spell that has been cast upon the Princess, but the Duke and Rex, his pet cockroach, are determined to stop them.

Interactive components

“All for one and one for all,” the Gawayn series’ motto, is what the interactive component is all about. It consists in three games for children aged 8-12 on complementary platforms (web, mobile, ITV).

Instant Cash Canada

  • Cineflix (ICC3) Inc.
  • Name of producer(s) : Glen Salzman
  • 26 X 30 min. / TVTropolis (Shaw Télévision Inc.)
  • Interactive components production: Cineflix Productions inc /ODD1 et Turbulent
  • Producer’s website: www.pixcom.com
  • Program’s website: www.instantcashapp.com

Television

A hidden camera tapes unsuspecting members of the public walking up to an ATM in a busy location and getting the surprise of their lives when the machine starts talking and asks them whether they’d like to win some cash. They find themselves in a TV game show facing unusual challenges and the prospect of large cash prizes.

Interactive components

The interactive Instant Cash game, which reproduces the TV quiz show experience, is available on all platforms (web, smartphones, ITV), reaching audiences through mobile apps and social media with the support of promotional tools and viral marketing.

Le Tricheur

  • TVA Productions inc.
  • Name of producer(s) : Dominique Joly
  • 170 X 30 minutes / TVA
  • Interactive components production: TVA Interactif et Productions Les Affranchis inc.
  • Producer’s website: tva.canoe.ca
  • Program’s website: tva.canoe.ca/emissions/letricheur

Television

Five celebrities compete in a trivia game every day for a week. In each episode, only one knows all the right answers. He is Le Tricheur (the cheater). Can you figure out who it is?

Interactive components

The interactive component of Le Tricheur uses a real-time conversational multiplatform strategy, supported by web and mobile tools that let viewers find, comment on and share information about the show, the guests and the worthwhile causes they support, and ultimately identify the episode’s cheater in a mobile game.

Mixmania III

  • Zone3-XXVIII inc.
  • Name of producer(s) : Brigitte Lemonde / Robert Montour
  • 10 X 60 min. / VRAK.TV (Astral)
  • Interactive components production: Brigitte Lemonde et Robert Montour / Turbulent Media : Christiane Asselin
  • Producer’s website: zone3.ca
  • Program’s website: mixmania.vrak.tv

Television

Back for a third year in the spring of 2012, the reality talent contest Mixmania has been a big hit, drawing hundreds of thousands of young viewers to watch eight talented teens learn the ropes of the music business, with some help from the pros. The budding stars find out how the recording industry and show biz really work.

Interactive components

So far, the Mixmania online interactive experience has generated some 15,300,000 page views. This year, the web platform is getting a facelift with more interactivity, more immersive experiences, more webcasts, more exclusives and more mobile offerings to enrich the cross-media experience.

Bomb Hunters

  • Productions Pixcom inc.
  • Name of producer(s) : Jacquelin Bouchard, Sylvie Desrochers, Carole Dufour, Nicola Merola
  • 10 x 60 min. / History Television (Shaw Television)
  • Interactive components production: Nadine Dufour / Productions Les Affranchis inc.
  • Producer’s website: pixcom.com
  • Program’s website: www.history.ca/bombhunters

Television

For more than a hundred years, Canada was a training ground for allied forces from around the world. Thousands of bombs were launched and tested in this country, and some of them remain unexploded to this day. Bomb Hunters follows the squads that perform the complicated and delicate job of disarming these ticking time bombs.

Interactive components

The online component of Bomb Hunters draws visitors into the bomb squad’s high-risk daily work with a unique immersive web documentary that relates a forgotten piece of Canadian history, through the series’ characters.

On connaît la chanson

Television

Millions of fans, thousands of dollars in prizes, hundreds of songs, dozens of mystery words all in one show. On connaît la chanson, hosted by Mario Tessier, is an adaptation of Don’t Forget the Lyrics, a variety game in which participants sing along with a live band. Will they be able to continue singing when the lyrics disappear from the screen?

Interactive components

The interactive component features a multiplatform strategy encompassing an Internet site and mobile site where viewers can watch, comment on and share content from the show, plus a mobile app with two game modes: musical quiz and missing-word songs.

Animo II

  • Zone3-XXXIV inc.
  • Name of producer(s) : Luc Rousseau
  • 13 X 30 min. / SRC
  • Interactive components production: Caroline Gaudette
  • Producer’s website: zone3.ca
  • Program’s website: radio-canada.ca/emissions/animo/

Television

Animo, the show about animals, is back in 2012 for a second season with new clinical and surgical cases, new solutions to behavioural problems, and inspiring interviews with breeders.

Interactive components

Animo’s legions of fans enjoy dynamic interactive content on its informative multiplatform interactive component (web, mobile app, social networks), where viewers can get answers to their many questions. The “Animo coach” section (the only one of its kind in Québec) and the “health guide” section contain useful information and promise to be very popular with audiences.

Al Dante 3

Television

Once again, Stefano Faita will serve up the delicious recipes for which he is known. Al Dante takes viewers into his world, a tantalizing mix of food and tradition rooted in close-knit communities.

Interactive components

The interactive side of Al Dante is driven by a conversational multiplatform/multimedia strategy with web and mobile components that let visitors view, comment on and share content from the show and experience recipes via a multisensory voyage through Little Italy.

 
Accueil Television Financed projects Fall 2011