Made in Montreal

Made in Montreal - Poster

Made in Montreal

Year: 2014
Duration: 20 minutes
Producer: Guy Simoneau
Genre: Entertainment
Host: Alex Carruthers

Made in Montreal is an exploration of iconic Montreal neighbourhoods through the eyes of local makers and manufacturers.

Episodes

Episode 1: Chabanel

Episode 1 takes us to Chabanel - the city's historic garment district. Come meet some of the characters who still make things right here in Montreal - a hat maker, a button maker and a knitwear king.

Episode 2: The Mile End

In this episode we meet three great characters in Montreal's Mile End: Jesse Herbert - a leather worker, Jennifer Glasgow - a fashion designer, and Jacques Gallant - a neighbourhood blacksmith.

Episode 3: Plateau Mont-Royal

Discover what gets made in the Plateau Mont-Royal, one of Montreal’s most iconic neighborhoods. Take a look at its manufacturing history, and future, told through the stories of three colorful and remarkable local makers: Kanuk, Pajar and Mosaika.

Episode 4

What gets made in St-Henri today? As one of Montreal’s oldest neighborhoods, its history is inextricably linked to the city’s industrial past. In this episode we visit a traditional paper mill, a luxury furniture maker and a woodshop that makes canvas stretchers for professional artists.

Episode 5

Made in Montreal goes to Point St-Charles- an old industrial epicenter that exemplifies the evolution of urban manufacturing in Montreal. In this episode we visit a paper can manufacturer, a metal shop that puts youth back to work and a fine artisanal chocolate maker.

You Might Also Like

Snow

Dana doesn’t deal well with confrontation. She likes her job, her friends, and the comfort of her neighbourhood—Toronto’s Queen West. But when the world forces her to stand up, will she be able to handle it?

etalk Presents: TIFF 2018

A 10-part series that highlights the glamorous elements of TIFF as well an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at how Canada’s #1 rated entertainment show covers the biggest film festival of the year.

Songs from the Hammer

Songs From The Hammer takes you through the streets of Hamilton, Ontario's "Steel City" city using music, and stories, as the vehicle

Climate Talks with Kids

Young kids sit down with parents, teachers, a city councilor, and others to talk about climate change. How do kids and adults feel about this issue? What scares them? Should we be worried?

Hollywood in the Valley

Ottawa's very own pop culture expert, Matt “Mr. Hollywood” Demers, is your guide to the hottest entertainment events, places, and people in the Capital and across the country.

Long Night with Vish Khanna

Vish sits down alongside a great panel of guests from the music industry to talk about the longevity of rock and roll, the impact of social media, women in the business, and much more.

TORUK – The First Flight

Cirque du Soleil presents the cinematographic adaptation of TORUK – The First Flight, a multimedia experience inspired by James Cameron’s Avatar and imagined by Cirque du Soleil. Filmed in Montreal in December 2015 at the worldwide premiere.

Haunted Huronia

Jamie and Deanna are visiting historical landmarks in the Huronia area to learn more about their haunted pasts.

In the Dead of Winter

In the Dead of Winter festival is an acoustic-based festival held annually in Halifax, Nova Scotia, on the last weekend of January. The festival brings together a variety of musicians to showcase the diversity of acoustic music in the Atlantic Region. IDOW not only celebrate the excellence of our musicians but also provides venues for artists who have not yet had the opportunity to perform their music to a wider audience.

Totally Off Script

Let’s be honest – writers are the real stars behind most good projects. Totally Off Script finally puts those alphabet organizers in the spotlight. From screenwriters to speechwriters, authors to astrologers, Norm Berketa and Allison Graham talk fast and loose with some of the best in the business.

Startup Swap

Local entrepreneurs from startups switch companies for a day to see what it’s like in someone else’s shoes. Will they be to get past their nerves and contribute to the other company in a way that no one else has?