How to Start a Revolution

2022 Best History Documentary Program or Series

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Fifty years after the October Crisis this stylish and shockingly relevant documentary brings the 1960’s protest movement in Quebec and the FLQ militants who defined it, back to life. Revolutionary moments ripped from the CBC archives and first-person accounts reveal a fight for social justice that crossed borders and lines – to bombs, kidnapping and murder.

Nominees:

Catherine Legge, Tarannum Kamlani, Geoff Turner, Francis Plourde, Anne MacRae

Channel:

CBC Gem

Broadcaster:

CBC

Production Company:

CBC News

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