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Fabrice Du Welz
Édith Le Merdy
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Impressive firt movie for director Louis Bélanger. This is a slow and strange drama, about the solitude of a aging man and
the puirsuit of happinness for a young woman. Very good work from the two stars, Arcand and Moreau, and a wonderful sense of images from the director. Intelligent use of the music, mostly accoustic blues. The film is a little bit bluesy too! Movie like this one, and many others over the ten last years, makes us proud of the cinema in Québec and in Canada.
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