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Antigone (2019)

Antigone

In her last year of high school, straight-A student Antigone (Ricci) finds her life suddenly overturned when one of her brothers is murdered by a police officer, while the other is arrested. Having lived in Montreal since arriving as...

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De père en flic 2 (Fathers and Guns 2)

A few years after they infiltrated a therapy program for fathers and sons (as depicted in the hit film De pere en flic) in order to find a kidnapped colleague, Commander Jacques Laroche (Côté) and his son Marc (Houde)...

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Nelly (2016)

Nelly

Based on a true story, Isabelle Fortier chronicles her experience as a sex worker in a semi- autobiographical novel under the pen name Nelly Arcan (Mylène MacKay). The book becomes a scandalous international bestseller, leading to unexpected and unwanted...

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Bad Seeds (2016)

Les mauvaises herbes (Bad Seeds)

Jacques (Alexis Martin), a struggling actor on the run from a loan shark, reluctantly strikes a deal with Simon (Gilles Renaud), a rural farmer with a secret marijuana greenhouse, to help him cultivate a marijuana crop for harvest. In...

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Les Affamés (2017)

Les affamés (Ravenous)

In the bleak aftermath of an outbreak of zombies in rural Quebec, Bonin (Marc-André Grondin) struggles to survive along with the rapidly dwindling remaining population. When he encounters a group hiding in a house that is in the path...

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Tu dors Nicole (You’re Sleeping Nicole) (2014)

Tu dors Nicole (You’re Sleeping Nicole)

A critical hit at the Cannes film festival, Stéphane Lafleur’s third feature is an indie comedy that showcases his trademark absurdist and deadpan humour. Nicole (Côté) is adrift after college graduation, working a dead-end summer job in her hometown...

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Vinyl

Alan Zweig’s cult favourite documentary mines the comedy and tragedy of obsessive record collecting, assembling an all-star lineup of audiophiles, store clerks, DJs, Elvis fanatics and hot jazz enthusiasts. A hard-core collector himself, Zweig uses mirror confessionals to excoriate...

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Tout ce que tu possèdes (All That You Possess) (2012)

Tout ce que tu possèdes (All That You Possess)

Pierre (Drolet) is a mild-mannered university lecturer, alienated from his family and the world around him, and absorbed in his work translating obscure Polish poet Edward Stachura. Slowly, the solitary academic is drawn in by the poetry to do...

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The Boys of St. Vincent (Le collège St. Vincent) (1992)

The Boys of St. Vincent

This hard-hitting miniseries was based on real events that took place at the Mount Cashel Orphanage in St. John’s, Newfoundland, in Canada’s largest sexual abuse scandal. At the heart of this powerful film is a remarkable performance by Henry...

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The Trotsky (Le Trotski) (2009)

The Trotsky

Leon Bronstein (Baruchel) isn’t an average Montreal high school student. For one thing, he’s convinced that he is the reincarnation of early-20th-century Russian revolutionary Leon Trotsky. When Leon starts a hunger strike in his father’s (Rubinek’s) clothing factory, he...

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