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Igloofest: showing winter's playful side

igloofest snowstorm.jpgIgloofest is an electronic music festival that's held entirely outdoors during the month of January.

And the culture of winter -- especially the notion of winter as a time to get outside and play -- is at the root of why Igloofest now draws over 60,000 snowsuited, toque-wearing dancers to Montreal's old port every year.

Jeanette talks to Nicolas Cournoyer, the co-founder and general director of Igloofest, and VJ Caroline Blais, also known as Chocobeets, about how getting people to dance in a snowstorm really brings out their inner child. 

(And speaking of snowstorms, here's a video of Chocobeets' VJ art at Igloofest 2009.)

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