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L'inspecteur (The Inspector)

Project Overview

In the Name of All Canadians (a Hot Docs film) – Short-Documentary Compilation 

88 minutes, 2017


"In the Name of All Canadians" is a curated compilation of short documentaries, commissioned by Hot Docs in commemoration of Canada's 150th anniversary of Confederation. The project brings together six filmmaking teams, each telling a different story inspired by Canada's Charter of Rights and Freedoms. The anthology invites viewers to collectively reflect on the historical document's shortcomings.


Through hand-drawn animation, "L'inspecteur" intertwines the stories of four elderly women who recall their experience as young French-speaking students and teachers during a time when the teaching


The Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival is North America's largest documentary film festival, conference, and market, held annually in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

In the Name of All Canadians Trailer

  • Director
    Jérémie Wookey
  • Director
    Annick Marion