Two armies of French baguettes face each other in a stand-off as tomato bombs explode, an egg beater hovers over fleeing troops and molasses-blood splatters on fork-soldiers as they charge King Ubu. Anything goes as a country’s fate is sealed on nothing more than a table top!
A stomping soundtrack and exhilarating direction propel this boisterous and highly entertaining family drama. Director Jean-Marc Vallée went on to direct the Oscar winning Dallas Buyers Club, but for many this is his masterpiece.
Heartbreaking and humorous, the fifth film from Québécois enfant terrible Xavier Dolan takes us on an emotional rollercoaster of briskly edited and passionately performed verbal sparring and stunning musical montages
Combining a great stage presence with an energetic, dynamic flair, Le Vent du Nord is one of the leading names in Québecois folk music performing original songs inspired by tradition. Prepare yourself for a glorious mix of fiddle, foottapping, guitar, accordion, piano, bass, hurdy-gurdy and wonderful four-part harmonies.
Narrated as a story to child soldier Komona's unborn child, this hauntingly beautiful drama contrasts brutal violence with some wonderful flights of magical realist fantasy and delightful lyrical interludes.
Following the reading of their mother’s will, twins Jeanne and Simon discover that they have a brother they have never met and that their father is still alive. Their mother’s last wish is that they track down their long lost relatives and deliver sealed letters to them.