Contact Us FAQ Français
Home / Leslie Caron: The Reluctant Star

Leslie Caron: The Reluctant Star

Maple Leaf This item is only available for Canadian orders.

Catalogue Number:  MFM000
Producer:  Matter of Fact Media
Producing Agencies:  Matter of Fact Media, Lesstar Films
Subject:  Arts, Biography, Documentary, Drama, Guidance, Health and Medicine, History, Music, Women's Studies
Language:  English
Grade Level:  9 - 12, Post Secondary, Adult
Country Of Origin:  Canada
Copyright Year:  2016
Running Time:  53:00
Closed Captions:  Yes

Request Preview Access

Leslie Caron: The Reluctant Star begins in the present and unfolds as a journey that takes us back to a glorious time in Hollywood–a story seen through the prism of a living legend who reveals stories of a life lived large and with passion. It offers a rare and privileged glimpse into the world of the beloved icons of film, dance and theatre of the 20th century− a world of contradictions, ambitions, dreams, nostalgia and intense emotion−through one of its most luminous personalities. Leslie Caron: The Reluctant Star reveals the glamour, triumphs and disappointments of a spectacular career and turbulent personal life.


Nominated Best Biography or Arts Documentary or Series: 2018 Canadian Screen Awards

Related Titles

Life of Cleese: W5


When John Cleese was attending the elite Clifton College in Bristol, England, he was studying under...

Makers: Women Who Make America: Volume 2

PBS Video 041757

In the last half - century, women have fought their way into nearly every sphere of American life...

American Masters: Bing Crosby Rediscovered

PBS Video 041752

Bing Crosby was, without a doubt, the most popular and influential multi-media star of the first...

Anne Morrow Lindbergh: You'll Have the Sky

PBS Video 041883

Anne Morrow Lindbergh: You'll Have The Sky brings one of the 20th century's best-loved writers out...

Lightfoot: W5


W5's Lloyd Robertson sits down for a rare interview with singer-songwriter and Canadian music icon...

Serena: W5


Canadian singer/songwriter Serena Ryder discusses her rise from child singer to Rockstar, and her...

Star Power: W5


In a special edition of W5 on Saturday, Feb. 26, Sandie Rinaldo sits down with Jay Baruchel, Kim...

100 Years of Hollywood: Carl Laemmle and Universal Studios

Films Media Group 394325

The year is 1912. Seeking refuge from Thomas Edison's aggressive patent-enforcement tactics, a...

Burning Ember: The Steve Bell Journey

Indiecan Entertainment Inc. ICE006

Canadian singer-song writer Steve Bell has been on the road for over twenty-five years pouring his...

Long Walk Home: The Incredible Journey of Sheila Burnford

Franco Finn Films Inc. FF0000

For decades, The Incredible Journey has been a family classic with numerous generations embracing...

Browse Our Collection By Subject

View All Subjects