A bloody drama and an apocalyptic vision of the universities, and more generally of Québec society.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Alexis Martin ...
Bertrand
Raymond Bouchard ...
Jean-Marc - Recteur
Frédéric Pierre ...
Louis-Ferdinand
Benoît McGinnis ...
Gilbert
Catherine de Léan ...
Natasha
Pierre-Antoine Lasnier ...
Granger
Émile Proulx-Cloutier ...
Stéphane
Julie McClemens ...
Gisèle
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Rivard
Paul Savoie ...
Tanner
Eve Duranceau ...
Sophie
Sharon Ibgui ...
Maude
Vlace Samar ...
Mathieu
Paul Ahmarani ...
Réalisateur
Rosemarie Craig ...
Lise
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The school is it always the place where friends, knowledge and hope? Professor as passionate as disillusioned, Bertrand is thrown into a situation that confronts his fears. Jean-Marc, the rector, has only one idea in mind: to crush the student protests and further develop his university. Louis-Ferdinand, student leader, is torn between his heart and his head, the aspirations of students and their own. Natasha wants to rebuild his life, but soon his past catches up with her, and her only boy & e is to confront his father. Gilbert, lost soul, attending university without really knowing why. When found, it will be too late. Written by Anonymous

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26 August 2008 (Canada)  »

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