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La coupure (2006)

The story of a love relationship between a brother and sister and an eventual breakup that will forever change their lives.

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Credited cast:
Jean-François Boisvenue ... Serveur restaurant
Manon Brunelle ... Isabelle
Valérie Cantin ... Christine
Valérie-Marie Chadelaud ... Femme juge
Chloe Chavigny ... Jeune a la piscine
Frederique Cigna ... Jeune a la piscine
Marie-Eve Cigna ... Jeune a la piscine
Maude Cigna ... Jeune a la piscine
Peter Crooks ... Clochard
Martin-Pierre Duguay ... Figurant restaurant
Michael Kelly ... Mario
David Laurin ... Serveur
Basil Limoges ... Jeun a la piscine
Gabrielle Menard ... Jeune a la piscine
Dominik Michon-Dagenais ... Arthur
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The story of a love relationship between a brother and sister and an eventual breakup that will forever change their lives.

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A poignant, well made film
14 November 2006 | by See all my reviews

I saw La Coupure recently at the Denver Film Festival and thought it was a very good film. Well acted and written with a story I had not seen before. The director was there and spoke very well. He said that he was intrigued by the painful situations that incestuous relationships cause after reading a book by a psychologist who had several such patients. He said that he has since spoken with several people in such relationships, including those that have come up to him after screenings and telling him about their lives. He asked the audience before the screening to be open minded. He felt that many people in their lives have loved the wrong people yet been unable to break up the relationship and he hoped that viewers could relate to the film on that level. I feel that he succeeded in presenting a difficult subject matter in a sympathetic light.


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