ÉLISE GUILBAULT AT THE HELM OF THE NEW ANIMAL SERIES LOIN D’ÊTRE BÊTE

11 December 2014

MONTREAL, December 11, 2014 – For the first time in her career, Élise Guilbault will host a documentary series. Airing on Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. beginning January 10 on TV5, Loin d’être bête will feature the privileged bond between humans and their animals.

Élise Guilbault goes out to meet people involved in larger-than-life projects with animals. Whether it’s a sporting event, a contest, the start of a career or a milestone event, follow all the steps of this challenge, from the preparation to the outcome. During each episode, the host also interviews specialists who guide the owners of the animals, competitors they take on, or judges who assess them. Loin d’être bête lets viewers be privy to high-quality relationships, full of collaboration, respect and understanding.

How do you develop self-confidence or leadership qualities through horses? What are the secrets to creating a bond with a parrot with the aim of wowing the audience in a magic show? How do you train for a 10K run tethered to your dog? All these personal stories and many more, will provide an opportunity for a broader reflection on our connection with animals, nature, work and society.

A series that will astonish you, hosted by an animal lover – A must-see on TV5 beginning January 10, Saturdays at 7:30 p.m., with reruns on Sundays at 6:00 p.m. and Tuesdays at 10:30 p.m., and available online at TV5.ca/loin-detre-bete.