14:52 m / Live Action Short / Canada
Wednesday, November 13, 2019
Laemmle Music Hall | 4:30pm to 5:30pm | Program
Matéo, a Métis teenager, is losing his bearings following the suicide of his father. In denial and anger, he will do anything to deny his native origins.
Director: William Mazzoleni-Valin
Cast: Alexis Plante, Marco Collin, Jacques Newashish, Bénédicte Decary
Screenwriter: William Mazzoleni-Valin
Producers: Benoit Desjardins, Vuk Stojanovic
Cinematographer: Nathalie Moliavko-Visotzky
Includes a post screening Q&A with the director (s)
Director of Aboriginal and Italian origin, he aspired long time ago to the realization of a cinematographic work inspired by a reality of first nations in the Quebec region. Hence his third short film Powwow, a fiction filled with hope and for a culture that is his own. It was presented at “Not short on talent” at the Cannes Film festival in 2018.