Montréal, mon amour, mon histoire

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This five-hour long documentary explores the Aboriginal French and British roots of the city supported by nearly one thousand photographs, paintings and maps drawn from major public archives and private collections. The city’s builders come together in a vast panoramic portrait of the first metropolis of Canada. Each of the episodes explores aspects of a given historic area of the city, beginning with the Old Port of Montréal (The River and its Island,) the industrial east side of the city (Maisonneuve, Cradle of Industry,) Mount Royal and the institutions built on its flanks (Around the Mountain,) St. Lawrence Boulevard (La Main