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Belizaire the Cajun (1986)

En Français



Genre: French

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1986-05-11

Duration: 00:26:58

Subjects: Pitre, Glen, 1955- | PITRE, LOULAN | French language | Film Industry | Cajun culture | Hardy, Paul, 1942-


  • Fontenot, James Host
  • Hardy, Paul Guest
  • Pitre, Loulan Guest


This episode of the series “En Francais” from May 11, 1986, features James Fontenot’s interview with former Louisiana Secretary of State Paul Hardy and Loulan Pitre on the feature film “Belizaire the Cajun” directed by Glen Pitre. Hardy was a co-producer and actor in the film, while Pitre, the father of the director, played the role of the Sheriff. This episode also includes a few clips from the film. This episode was preserved through a 2018 CLIR Recordings at Risk Grant.