Société Radio-Canada (SRC) TV Network

Temps Present

Network: Société Radio-Canada (SRC) TV Network

Broadcast Run: 1962 to 1963

Broadcast Medium: Television

Aired at various times from August 1962 to September 1963.

This show was dedicated to films produced by the Quebec wing of the National Film Board of Canada. Originally produced for Radio-Canada, these productions found a home on the English network for two seasons beginning in 1962. Producer: Fernand Dansereau. [See The Candid Eye and Explorations]

Season One highlights:

The Gold Seekers, directed by Jacques Giraldeau

Visit to a Foreign Country, by Michel Brault and Claude Jutra

September 5 at St. Henri, by Hubert Aquin

Country Fairs, Strangers for the Day and Day after Day, all directed by Clement Perron

Season Two highlights:

Olympic Swimmers, by Gilles Carle

The Little Acres, by Raymond Garceau

Manouane River Lumberjacks, by Arthur Lamothe

France Revisited, by Jean Le Moyne

Thirty Minutes, Mr. Plummer, by Anne-Claire Poirier

Ballerina, by George Kaczender

Written by John Corcelli – May, 2005