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And the Birds Rained Down (2019)

Il pleuvait des oiseaux (original title)
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Three elderly hermits live in the woods. While wildfires threaten the region, their quiet life is about to be shaken by the arrival of two women - A story of intertwined destinies, where love can happen at any age.

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Louise Archambault
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Credited cast:
Andrée Lachapelle ... Marie-Desneige
Gilbert Sicotte ... Charlie
Rémy Girard ... Tom
Kenneth Welsh ... Boychuck
Ève Landry ... Rafaëlle
Éric Robidoux ... Steve
Louise Portal ... Geneviève
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Maude Audet ... Chanteuse au bar
Eugénie Beaudry Eugénie Beaudry ... Policière SQ disparition
Francine Beaudry ... Épouse feux
Joseph Bellerose ... Prêtre
Jean-Jacques Blanchet ... Grand brûlé
Anne Boulianne ... Femmes funérailles
Pierre Collin ... Mari feux
Denise Dubois ... Femme âgée feux
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Quebec, Canada, Nowadays. Three elderly hermits live deep in the woods, cut off from the rest of the world. While wildfires threaten the region, their quiet life is about to be shaken by the arrival of two women - A luminous octogenarian, unjustly institutionalized her whole life, and a young photographer charged with interviewing survivors of the region's deadliest forest fire. After the death of the eldest hermit, the two women make an astonishing discovery: hundreds of paintings echoing his tragic experience related to that devastating fire. A story of intertwined destinies, where love can happen at any age. Written by Les films Outsiders

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This was Andrée Lachapelle' final film before her death on November 21, 2019 at the age of 88. See more »

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1 February 2020 | by j_p_bedardSee all my reviews

Dark but at the same time. Living in the wild, far away from stress and every day life can be beneficial to acertain extent! Great movie


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French

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13 September 2019 (Canada) See more »

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CAD4,300,000 (estimated)
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Films Outsiders, Les See more »
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