The Fate of America

The Fate of America

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Two well-known Quebec artists (filmmaker Jacques Godbout and playwright René-Daniel Dubois) look at the Battle of the Plains of Abraham. Whose version of this historic event should prevail? Is history best served by documentary or fiction? We also meet Baron Georges Savarin de Marestan and Andrew Wolfe-Burroughs, direct descendants of Montcalm and Wolfe, both of whom died in the battle that would give birth to Canada and to the province of Quebec. In French with English subtitles.

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  • director
    Jacques Godbout
  • narrator
    Jacques Godbout
  • producer
    Éric Michel
  • script
    Jacques Godbout
    René-Daniel Dubois
    Philippe Falardeau
    Louise Leroux
  • cinematography
    Jean-Pierre Lachapelle
  • sound
    Richard Besse
  • editing
    Monique Fortier
  • sound editing
    André Chaput
  • re-recording
    Shelley Craig
  • music
    François Dompierre
  • participation
    Andrew Wolfe-Burroughs
    Georges Savarin de Marestan
    Harold Klepak
    Camille Gosselin
    Laurier Lapierre