The Final Act of Joey Jumbler // Films de chez nous

The Final Act of Joey Jumbler

A party clown has nothing to smile about. Director’s Statement The idea for my film was inspired by the real life story of my main actor, Alain Boucher, whom I had worked with on my first short film, “Mirage“. During the shoot Alain confessed that he was a single parent[…]

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8328 // Featured Short Film

8328

8328 is about an unexpected encounter between young Hugo and Raymond, to whom life has given few gifts… except a few wooden carvings. 8328, c’est une rencontre entre le petit Hugo et le grand Raymond, à qui la vie ne fait pas de cadeaux. À part des petites sculptures en[…]

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Coup de Grace // Daily Short Picks

Coup de Grâce

At a remote mountain lake a bound man with cement shoes is being dragged to the water. His request for a coup de grâce escalates into an absurd clash.

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Fleur // Daily Short Picks

Fleur

In search of independence, a young woman rises up against the charismatic leader of the community which has welcomed her a few months ago.

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Le nom que tu portes || Featured Short Film

Le nom que tu portes (The Name You Carry)

When Vlace is suspended for hitting a classmate, Sasha is called to come get his son at school and has no choice but to take him along on his delivery route. French Canadian filmmaker Hervé Demers is starting to make quite the name for himself, and after sharing with us[…]

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Cosmic Fail || Daily Short Picks

Cosmic Fail

On an unknown planet, a battle between an astronaut and an alien for the gain of the territory will cause important changes to the coveted place. — Sur une planète inconnue, une bagarre entre un cosmonaute et un alien pour l’acquisition du territoire va entraîner des changements importants au lieu[…]

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Wild (Indomptable) || Crowdfunding Picks We Dig

Wild (Indomptable)

Supernatural short film set in rural 1930s, mixing a period-piece look with bold visuals inspired by Suspiria and Neon Demon. “You can tame wolves, but they will still be wolves.” Set in the 1930s, “Indomptable” (French: untameable; English title: Wild) follows Ida, a young French Canadian girl who, while spending[…]

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Tout devient possible || Featured Short Film

Tout devient possible

In one short night, a young spin doctor has to write a speech before the campaign rally of a mysterious candidate. After a heated election campaign in France, “Tout devient possible” (Time to believe) is a short film by Remi Besse about a young spin doctor has to write a[…]

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