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L'affaire Bronswik (1978)

| Short, Comedy
A recounting of how a special brand of TV spontaneously caused orgies of insanely excessive consumerism.

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Robert Awad (story), André Leduc (story) | 1 more credit »

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Michel Mongeau ... Narration (voice)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Antoine Aouad Antoine Aouad
Jamilie Aouad Jamilie Aouad
Marcel Bissonnette Marcel Bissonnette
Roger Blais
Yves Bonin Yves Bonin
Jean-Paul Bourassa Jean-Paul Bourassa
Lorna Brown ... Narrator (voice)
Louise Chase Louise Chase
Richard Comar Richard Comar ... Narrator (voice)
Guy L. Coté Guy L. Coté
Ian De Voy Ian De Voy ... Narration (voice)
Marcel Denicourt Marcel Denicourt
Victor Jobin Victor Jobin
Jean-Michel Labrosse Jean-Michel Labrosse
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Storyline

In 1964-65, the Brunswick Company put on the market an incredible low price tv set which make a sensation. But behind that company was a mad scientist, the inventor of a special wave producing gadget which push the spectator in a frenzy of buying any good they saw in the broadcast. A lot of accidents and bizarre situations occurred that put some investigators on the trail. Went the news get out about the special tv sets, riots of despair consumers put the society in chaos. Written by Jean-Marie Berthiaume <jiembe@videotron.ca>

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Official Sites:

NFB (english) [Canada]

Country:

Canada

Language:

French

Also Known As:

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