Absolutely Quebec

Celebrating stories that matter to Quebec. Exploring the province's history, culture and talent. Six Saturdays on CBC Montreal. Docs will be available to watch online after telecast. 

Hacking Montreal

Hacking Montreal - full doc (45:11)

Montreal is a global hub for 'hackathons,' weekend-long contests for innovating technology. CBC Montreal looks at how local infrastructure, healthcare, transportation and leisure are being improved by volunteer maverick thinkers. 

A City Is An Island

A DIY, behind-the-scenes look at the linguistic divide in the music and lifestyles of Montreal musicians Mac DeMarco, Patrick Watson, Sean Nicholas Savage, Tim Hecker, Colin Stetson and many more. 
Airs Saturday, Aug 01, at 7 p.m. ET

Living on the Edge

Photographer and garlic farmer Joan Sullivan seeks to capture how people living along the rural coast of eastern Quebec adapt to major climate change events.
Airs Saturday, Aug 08, at 7 p.m. ET

Seth's Dominion

NFB's award-winning documentary profiling Canadian cartoonist Gregory Gallant, better known as Seth, creator of Palookaville.
Airs Saturday, Aug 22, at 7 p.m. ET

Okpik's Dream

Okpik's Dream - trailer (02:35)

A 60-year-old champion dog musher and amputee in Quaqtaq, Nunavik, prepares to race in the Ivakkak--a grueling, 600-kilometre Inuit sled dog race across the Quebec Arctic. 
Airs Saturday, Aug 29, at 7 p.m. ET 

One Weekend
Multiple generations of one family indulge over Labour Day weekend in a disappearing way of life--the cottage way of life. 
Airs Saturday, Sep 05, at 7 p.m. ET