Jacques Drolet

Writer

Filmography

Nous sommes les autres

2017

Feature film
Co-screenwriting with Jean-François Asselin
Item 7 | Christal Films | Les Films Séville (eOne)

Awards

Canadien Screen Awards 2018 – 4 Nominations for Achievement in Cinematography Mathieu Laverdière | Achievement in Costume Design Julie T.Bécotte | Achievement in Visual Effects Jonathan Piché Delorme, Fabienne Mouillac, Alain Lachance, Caroline Guagliardo, Alexandre Tremblay, Thibault Deloof, Benoit Gagnon | Best male interpretation in a first role Émile Proulx-Cloutier

La face cachée des anges

1995

Corporate video on water safety (22 min.)
Produced by La société de sauvetage and ZAQ Communications

À nos amours... oui, à nos affaires aussi

1985

Co-screenwriter
Corporate video on the economic benefits of life as a couple
Production: le Théâtre Parminou et le Ministère de la Justice du Québec

La bête à sept têtes

1982

Drama about the history of Mauricie, Bois Franc
Co-Screenwriter
Production: le Théâtre Parminou et Radio-Québec

TV Shows

Plan B 3

in pre-production

TV Series, Drama
Co-screenwriter with Jean-François Asselin

Plan B 2

2018

TV Series, Drama
Co-screenwriter with Jean-François Asselin

Awards

34th Gémeaux Awards: 7 nominations, including Best dramatic series | Best screenplay: dramatic series Jean-François Asselin, Jacques Drolet - Plan B 2 « Épisode 6 - Maman », 2019
Zapettes d’or: 4 nominations

Plan B

2017

TV Series, Drama
Co-screenwriting with Jean-François Asselin
Producer: KOTV
Broadcaster: Série +

Format sold worldwide

Awards

Prix gémeaux 2018 : Best dramatic series | Best screenplay: dramatic series Jean-François Asselin, Jacques Drolet - Plan B « Épisode 6 » |
Best direction: dramatic series Jean-François Asselin - PLAN B « Épisode 6 » | Best cinematography : fiction Mathieu Laverdière - Plan B « Épisode 4 » | Best musical theme : all categories Mathieu Vanasse - PLAN B « Épisode 1 » | Best actress in a first role: dramatic series Magalie Lépine-Blondeau - PLAN B « Épisode 6 »

Toi & Moi

2014-2015

TV Series, Comedy
Script editor
Writers: Margaret McBrearty & Matt Holland

François en série I & II

2005-2007

TV Series, Comedy
Co-screenwriter with Jean-François Asselin
Locomotion/Productions Casablanca
Broadcaster: Série +

Format sold worldwide

Awards

Gémeaux Awards, Montreal, Canada 2007 – Best Comedy
Mipcom 2007, Cannes, France - Best scripted format
Ruban d’or 2007 – Pan-Canadian Best Series
Gala des Prix Gémeaux 2007 - 7 nominations
Gala des Oliviers 2007 - 1 nomination
Rome Fiction Festival 2007 – Official Selection
Gala des Prix Gémeaux 2006 - 8 nominations

Tango

1997-1998

Weekly program on life as a couple
Twenty humorous capsules of 2 min each
Productions Pixcom
Broadcast: Canal Vie

Oxygène

1993

Weekly TV show
TV magazine about outdoors life (14 episodes)
Production: "LA Sterne"
Broadcast: TVA, TQS, TV5

Arobas

Weekly TV show on new communication technologies
Screenwriter
Broadcast: 3 seasons at TQS

Le bonheur

TV Program, Public service announcement dedicated to Water Safety
Produced by La société de sauvetage and ZAQ Communications

Theater

Theater

1980-1991

18 shows performed almost 1 000 times on tour in Quebec, Canada and Europe

Au pied de la lettre, Co-writer and composer - 1991
Mon royaume pour une carotte, Co-writer and composer - 1989
L’égalité brille pour tout le monde, Co-writer - 1988
Prend ton temps, ça presse !, Co-writer - 1988
L’étoffe du pays, Co-writer and composer - 1987
Ça crève les yeux, ça crève le coeur, Co-writer - 1986
Toujours trop jeune, Co-writer - 1986
Il était une fois vers l’ouest, Co-writer - 1986
Dernière France d’Amérique, Co-writer and composer - 1982
Mouvances le cirque de l’impossible Amérique, Co-writer and composer - 1982
Portrait-robot, Co-writer and composer – 1983
J’en peu plus, j’suis crevé, Co-writer and composer - 1983
Plusieurs interventions éclaires, Co-writer - 1980-1983
Moi c’est pas pareil ... j’travaille, Co-writer - 1982
Samuel de champlain, Co-writer and composer - 1982
Ton histoire est une des pas pires, Co-writer and composer - 1980-1981
On s’laisses-tu remplir ?, Co-writer and composer - 1980-1981

Education

Screenwriting: UQAM
Multimedia screenwriting: Institut Icari (48hrs) - 2000-2001
Internship in acting for the camera with Christie Anna Nicolae (Romanian filmmaker) (28 hrs) – 1994
Internship in acting for the camera with Anne-Claire Poirier (3 week-ends) - 1991
College degree in arts, Cégep Lionel-Groulx - 1989
Screenwriting internship with Jorge Fajardo (30 hrs)
Screenwriting internship with Syd Field (12 hrs)
Screenwriting internship with Louis Dominique Lavigne (30 hrs) - 1986-1991
Dramatic structure and dialogue writing internship with Augusto Boal (4hrs), Philippe Ivernel (6hrs in Paris) & Louis-Dominique Lavigne (35hrs) - 1980-1997
École de théâtre de Ste-Thérèse, acting - 1973-1975