Grants can be hard to come by for artists and filmmakers.
So when a 100-thousand dollar grant is handed out, people stand up and take notice.
Filmmaker Pierre Hébert has been awarded a grant of that covetable amount from the Conseil des arts et des lettres of Quebec.
It is a bursary that honours career achievement for filmmakers.
He plans to use the money for a project he is working on right now, called Lieux et monuments.
Listen to Jeanette's Cinq à Six Web Exclusive feature-length interview with Pierre Hébert.
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Image above is a still from Pierre Hébert's 1985 film Songs and Dances of the Inanimate World: The Subway.
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