The “method” apparently involves learning French through listening to literary texts (read by Weill and others).
Collection Technical Notes:
Note that there are two distinct series within this category: the discs recorded at 78 rpm and those recorded at 80 rpm (the latter in Containers C70009892 and C7000948/). (Clarence E. Parmenter Collection)
Weill, Louis; [M[onsieur] [?] Alexandre; and [?] Dorival
“Vi-Conte is an interactive videodisc designed to teach French as a second language in a French-Canadian cultural setting. Vi-Conte first presents a ‘video story’ [without words]...then gradually introduces the language to tell that story.”--from the cover