Béliveau: un homme et son époque

With this fully immersive experience, the web documentary “Béliveau: un homme et son époque” takes internet viewers on a completely unexpected ride. While the dramatic series and the documentary broadcast on television focus in a linear telling of Jean Béliveau’s life, the web documentary offers socio-historical context on the famous player’s story - from an often-unusual perspective. While discovering new aspects of this modern legend, online viewers can also learn more about our national sport, the history of Quebec and the evolution of our society. The web documentary is divided into seven chapters, ten minutes each, showcasing interviews with experts from various fields (hockey historians, former Montreal Canadiens players, sociologists and hockey fans).

Number of episodes: 7
Length of episodes: 10 minutes
Broadcaster: Historia
Produced with the financial contribution of the Quebecor Fund


Executives Producers Jacquelin Bouchard, Sylvie Desrochers, Nicola Merola, Charles Lafortune
Producer Nadine Dufour
Director Henry Bernadet
scriptwriter Benoît Chartier