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Festival in Media
Section: Director in Focus
Country: Canada 
Year: 2013

 

Vic + Flo ont vu un ours (Vic + Flo Saw a Bear)

color/95 minutes

Director: Denis Côté. Screenplay: Denis Côté. Cinematographer: Ian Lagarde. Editing: Nicolas Roy. Cast: Marc-André Grondin, Romane Bohringer, Pierrette Robitaille.

Victoria, an ex-convict in her sixties, wants to start new life in a remote sugar shack. Under the supervision of Guillaume, a young, sympathetic parole officer, she tries to get her life back on track along with Florence, her former cellmate with whom she shared years of intimacy in prison. Stalked by ghosts of the past, their new life together is unexpectedly jeopardized.

Production:
La Maison de Prod
Metafilms
World Sales:
Film Boutique

Denis Côté

Born in 1973 in Perth-Andover, Canada. Studied film at Collège Ahuntsic in Montreal. 1994 founds nihil productions. Directed numerous short films, worked as radio film critic and from 1999-2005 as journalist for ICI magazine. His films have screened and received awards at prestigious festivals including Locarno, Berlin and Cannes.

 

 

Filmography:

2005 Drifting States
2007 Our Private Lives
2008 All That She Wants
2009 Carcasses (Documentary)
2010 Curling
2012 Bestiaire (Documentary)
2013 Vic + Flo Saw a Bear
2014 Joy of Man's Desiring (Documentary)
2015 Aqui, em Lisboa: Episódios da Vida da Cidade
2016 Boris Without Béatrice
2017 A Skin So Soft (Documentary)