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Jenny is a journey in the heart of a 13-year-old girl who gets diagnosed with leukemia. Unbowed, she rather discovers an impressive strength of character that helps her fight her illness. More than ever, she lives her life to the fullest. We learn to know and like her through her peppy outlook on life.
Leukemia is not contagious, but smiles are!
Jenny is a multi-platform project comprised of a TV series and an interactive participatory platform targeting 10 to 14 year-olds. Jenny is a teenager who finds out she suffers from leukemia. This news will transform her life, her self-perception, her values, her relationships with her close family and friends. In the digital component, young people are invited to discover and follow this transformation. They are also asked to take part in online actions which will have an impact in the real life of those who have suffered or still suffer from isolation caused by the illness.
Productions Avenida is an independent production company specializing in movie, television and transmedia productions for all audiences. Throughout the years, Productions Avenida has developed expertise and trusted collaborations in international co-productions. Building on this knowledge, the company co-produces with France, Belgium, England, Austria and Iceland.
Jean Lemire and the crew of the oceanographic sailing vessel Sedna IV measure the extent of the consequences of global warming, first in the Canadian Arctic and then along the gigantic St-Lawrence river that they criss-cross, looking for whalers and migratory routes of the largest animal of all time, the blue whale.Learn more
Actor Anick Lemay accompanies in a comforting manner five women being treated for breast cancer.Learn more
A forgotten psychology experiment from the 1970s called Rat Park shows us that drug addiction has never really been about the drugs. It’s about the cages we live in.Learn more