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Les vacances
Documentaries

Ciao plastique

An immersion in the day-to-day life of a Quebec family trying to live without plastic. A decision that's easy to take, but which rapidly becomes complicated to stick to day in and day out. Meet the Charuest-Franks family!

Episodes

Episode
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La rentrée
Episode 1: summer's over

The Charuest-Franks family, Évelyne and Glenn with their children Léo and Nina and cat Moka, lead an ordinary life, in an ordinary suburb. Like many Canadians, they worry about their excessive use of plastic. But is it really possible to live without? It's time to get sorting!

Directed by: Simon Madore (Canada, 2020)
Episode
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Les vacances
Episode 2: holiday time

If life without plastic isn't always easy, the family is sticking to their principles and adapting as necessary. How to dress without synthetic fibres? As autumn arrives the Charuest-Franks don't have a lot to wear. But there's no question of giving up on their plan to go camping...

Directed by: Simon Madore (Canada, 2020)