Spring 2014 Round

 

Projects selected in the Spring of 2014 :

 

Unité 9 (season 3)

  • Unité 9 III inc. (Aetios Productions inc.)
  • Name of producer(s): Fabienne Larouche et Michel Trudeau
  • 28 X 60 minutes / Société Radio-Canada
  • Interactive components production : Aetios Web inc./ Productions Version 10 inc.
  • Producer’s website : www.aetiosproductions.com
  • Program’s website : www.radio-canada.ca/unite9

Television

In the third season of Unité 9, scriptwriter Danielle Trottier continues the story of Marie Lamontagne’s experiences in jail. Marie is still struggling with her terrible secret. Her world behind bars is transformed with the arrival of troubling new inmates. Violence is mounting at the Lietteville penitentiary.

Interactive components

Building on the show’s success on TV and online, an enhanced digital component will expand the digital experience and add a new element to pique fan interest: a webdocumentary on the family and the prison, made by documentary filmmaker Hélène Choquette.

L'Été indien

  • Productions L'Été indien inc.
  • Name of producer(s): Julie Snyder, Marianik Giffard, Benoit Clermont, Marie-Ève Dallaire
  • 4 X 90 minutes / Canadian broadcaster : TVA – International broadcasters: France 2 (including TV5 Monde)
  • Interactive components production : TVA Interactif, Productions L'été indien inc./ Sam De Champlain from Bourrasque inc.
  • Producer’s website : www.productionsj.com
  • Program’s website :http://tva.canoe.ca/emissions/eteindien/

Television

L'Été indien is a variety / talk show featuring the biggest stars in the French-speaking world performing in some of Québec’s most beautiful settings.

Interactive components

L’Été indien is complemented by a full array of digital supports: a website, an exciting contest and a Facebook page that enriches viewers’ experience with exclusive bonus content, promotes engagement with the show and encourages comments from users.

Le Rêve de Champlain

  • Slalom Productions inc. and Groupe Fair-Play inc.
  • Name of producer(s): Marie-Pierre Gariépy / Michel St-Cyr
  • 6 X 60 minutes / TFO, Télé-Québec and Canal Savoir
  • Interactive components production : 8766118 Canada Inc. and 124589 Canada Inc./ Turbulent Média inc.
  • Producer’s website : www.slalomprod.tv / www.fairplayweb.com
  • Program’s website : (in progress)

Television

Le Rêve de Champlain, based on David Hackett Fischer’s history of Champlain, seeks to do justice to the spirit of the book and its subject. Hacker portrays Champlain as a humanist in pursuit of a dream: to become the founder of a better world. Le Rêve de Champlain isn’t just about exploring new lands and founding colonies; it is a string of adventures, discoveries, pitfalls, journeys and quests.

Interactive components

The interactive component draws users into the epic of Samuel de Champlain through an ambitious, decidedly modern approach that includes an online game for adults, an educational game for children, and a viral Facebook initiative.

YaYa et Zouk

  • ToonDraw Animation Inc.
  • Name of producer(s): Daniel Belleville, Guylaine Robidoux
  • 78 x 5 min - 26 x 15 min. - 18 x 30 min. / Yoopa (Groupe TVA), Société Radio-Canada
  • Interactive components production : Toboggan Studio (Judith Beauregard)
  • Producer’s website : www.toondraw.ca - www.tobogganstudio.com
  • Program’s website : (in progress)

Television

YaYa et Zouk is a series that takes preschoolers on a journey into the realm of fantasy and imagination. It tells the story of big sister YaYa, an anthropomorphized chipmunk, and her quirky albino kid brother Zouk. YaYa, almost 6, is drawn into a series of adventures by the antics of 4-year-old Zouk, forcing her to summon up all her inventiveness. Objects and places become springboards for the imagination. Everyday situations are transformed into zany escapades.

Interactive components

The interactive component lets children aged 3 to 6 play an active role in the world of YaYa et Zouk.

Vol 920

  • Productions 920 inc.
  • Name of producer(s): Julie Snyder, Marianik Giffard, Marie-Ève Dallaire et Benoit Clermont
  • 28 X 60 minutes / TVA
  • Interactive components production : TVA Interactif, Production 920 inc. / Sam De Champlain from Bourrasque inc.
  • Producer’s website : www.productionsj.com
  • Program’s website : http://tva.canoe.ca/emissions/vol920/

Television

Vol 920 is a new reality TV series in which 10 young women and 10 guys aged 21 to 35 backpack around the world in search of their soul mate. Our singles are keen on adventure and eager to see the world. Alone, in pairs or in a group, the globetrotters have to earn their plane tickets to the next destination by taking part in challenges that tie in with the local culture. Those who don’t have a ticket by the end of the week have to pack their bags and go home.

Interactive components

Viewers can follow the contestants’ adventures on online, mobile and social platforms and see behind-the-scenes content not shown on TV.

Les Enfants de la télé (season 5)

  • Productions GFP inc. (Groupe Fair-Play)
  • Name of producer(s): Guy Villeneuve et Michel St-Cyr (producteurs exécutifs)
  • 23 x 60 min., 1 x 90 min. and 2 x "Never seen" x 60 min. / Société Radio-Canada
  • Interactive components production : Productions GFP Inc./ LVL Studios inc.
  • Producer’s website : www.fairplayweb.com
  • Program’s website :http://enfantsdelatele.radio-canada.ca/

Television

Les Enfants de la télé brings together all the people from different generations and different backgrounds who have made 60 years of television history in Québec – six decades of TV shows, news and commercials, leavened with a good dose of humour.

Interactive components

The series’ new interactive component will delight viewers: the website has been turned into a magazine packed with wide-ranging original video content, the 360º access experience will serve up more files synchronized with the TV broadcast, Facebook and Twitter interactions will be stepped up and the fun will be shared on Instagram.

Génial! (season 5)

  • DATSIT Studios Onzes inc.
  • Name of producer(s): Sylvie Tremblay
  • 25 X 60 minutes / Télé-Québec
  • Interactive components production : Sylvie Tremblay (DATSIT Studios) / Caroline Gaudette (Productions Version 10 inc.)
  • Producer’s website : www.datsit.tv
  • Program’s website : www.telequebec.tv/emissions/genial

Television

Hosted by Stéphane Bellavance and Martin Carli, Génial! investigates scientific topics through fun, original, clever and sometimes dramatic experiments. Leaving the beaten path, Génial! will take viewers to the Montréal Insectarium and explore little-known scientific facets of the insect world.

Interactive components

For its fifth season, Génial! is seeking out Québec’s smartest families: Les Familles Génial, a multiplatform contest, will serve as an entertaining connecting thread running through the entire interactive component, while the Génial! à l'Insectarium app will take visitors on a virtual tour of the Insectarium.

Mordu de la pêche (season 5)

  • Les Productions les Aventuriers de la Pêche 5 inc.
  • Name of producer(s): Cyril Chauquet
  • 12 X 45 minutes / Canal Évasion (Groupe Serdy)
  • Interactive components production : Phéromone / Design + Technologie
  • Producer’s website : NA
  • Program’s website : www.mordudelapeche.com et www.fishingadventurer.com

Television

Mordu de la pêche follows Cyril Chauquet as he travels to the four corners of the earth, seeking out exotic species of fish and meeting colourful local fishers. The passion for sport fishing transcends cultural boundaries: for viewers who share Cyril’s excitement, it’s just like being there.

Interactive components

Audiences are plunged into a multiplatform around-the-world fishing experience through a convergent French- and English-language website and a second-screen app that complements the television show with bonus content during the broadcast and real-time interaction with the community.

Sur invitation seulement

Television

Sur invitation seulement is an innovative, modern, new-style variety show. Each week, host Stéphane Rousseau invites four of his musical friends to perform in his home. The house band keeps the beat and backs up the headliners who drop by to belt it out for the audience. The four guests are divided into two teams which go head-to-head in friendly, off-beat games.

Interactive components

The digital component of Sur invitation seulement offers users exclusive backstage access with original texts, photos and videos produced by a dedicated Web team.

Les Pêcheurs (season 2)

  • Juste pour Rire TV inc.
  • Name of producer(s): Martin Roy, Louis Philippe Rochon
  • 12 X 30 min. et 1 X 60 min. Christmas Special / Société Radio-Canada
  • Interactive components production : Production Version 10 inc.
  • Producer’s website : www.solofilms.ca
  • Program’s website : lespecheurs.radio-canada.ca

Television

Welcome to Martin Petit’s cottage. Each week, the comic hosts two other comedians for a weekend of fishing in a bucolic setting.

Interactive components

The innovative, interactive digital component of Les Pêcheurs embraces the humour magazine Pêche & Pêche, a free app available in iTunes, and a new and improved website featuring quality content, including 26 exclusive videos, articles, tests and user-generated content.

 
Accueil Television Financed projects Spring 2014