Seen and heard at the Chrétien gala

Maclean's video: Who said what at the former PM's schmoozefest

The life and work of Jean Chrétien was celebrated earlier this week at a $400-a-plate dinner in Toronto.

The tributes went on for two-plus hours at the gala dinner, which attracted 700 people from all parties. Maclean’s Anne Kingston described the scene here.

See for yourself here: