CHSLD – Au front

While the pandemic is still part of their daily reality, the documentary series CHSLD – Au front documents the daily lives of those who live and work at the CHSLD Notre-Dame-de-la-Merci in Montreal. The series gives voice to a mosaic of protagonists working at various levels, from the care worker to the managers of the establishment. The series is an inside look at the transformations taking place in the CHSLDs and their impact on the lives of all those involved.

Scriptwriter and director

Mélissa Beaudet

Supervising producer

Marie-Hélène Tremblay


Ivan Lamontagne

Line producer

Marc-Alexandre Larouche

Production manager

Mathilde Roy Blackburn

Gémeaux 2022

Winner – Best Observational Documentary – Program or Series
Winner – Best Script: Documentary Series
Winner – Best Direction: Observational Documentary – Program or Series
Nomination – Best Research: Documentary Series
Nomination – Best Sound: Magazines, Public Affairs, Documentaries all categories