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Là-bas...
Nephtalie Bertin

O.V. Creoles | st French and english

Two mothers are living In Baie d’Orange, on Haiti’s southeast coast. Lack of access to sex education, as well as their personal beliefs, makes their everyday life a constant struggle. Là-bas... tells the story of these two women and, through them, of a community forgotten by the world.

Presented by Ciné institute (Haïti), international school invited
as part of the

HAITI | 15 minutes | 2016

Sunlight Over Water
Jesse Gotfrit

O.V. English

High-schooler Merit discovers his sexuality through a tumultuous relationship with his friend Julien.

Presented by SIMON FRASER UNIVERSITY (SFU)
as part of the Rencontres pancanadiennes du cinéma étudiant

CANADA | 16 minutes | 2017

Retimer
Robin Tremblay, JULIEN GOURDE-BOUCHARD

O.V. English | st French

There is a saying about how the simple flapping of a butterfly's wing can cause a storm thousands of miles away. This idea was the cornerstone of a dream where the people of the future has taken refuge.
We are in 3020, war, poverty and diseases are no longer a part of our daily lives. A world order whose roots go back to antiquity have learned to control time and used its power to create a perfect Society.

Presented by NAD SCHOOL
as part of the

CANADA | 8 minutes | 2017

Limbes (Limbo)
Yu Zheng

O.V. Mandarin | st English

Su and Yan are friends. They don’t want to get married, but because of family pressure they both want a child. They decide to use a surrogate. However, Su, a writer, writes about the experience.

Presented by NSCAD UNIVERSITY
as part of the Rencontres pancanadiennes du cinéma étudiant

CANADA, China | 19 minutes | 2017

Humphrey's Baggage
Teigan Tulsie

O.V. English

Humphrey’s Baggage is an action-packed, fantasy animation starring
Humphrey, the absentminded Royal Librarian, who chronically forgets
about the Annual Big Massive Bargain Book Sale!

Presented by ALBERTA COLLEGE OF ART + DESIGN (ACAD)
as part of the Rencontres pancanadiennes du cinéma étudiant

CANADA | 4 minutes | 2017

In memoriam, la maladie de l'oubli
Janelle Marsan, Viviane St-Arnaud

O.V. French

Her memories become ephemeral and her consciousness tenuous. Her logic flees the rational and she forgets her personal life. This film is a subjective exploration of her gradual degeneration.

Presented by UNIVERSITÉ DE MONTRÉAL
as part of the Rencontres pancanadiennes du cinéma étudiant

CANADA | 5 minutes | 2017

Meddy
Ted Sakowsky

O.V. English

Samantha is a lonely video game streamer looking to impress her gamer buddies.

Presented by YORK UNIVERSITY
as part of the Rencontres pancanadiennes du cinéma étudiant

CANADA | 26 minutes | 2017

Mambo
Clémence Van Dycke, Nathan Kneeshaw

O.V. French | st French

Despite the colonialists' efforts to eradicate voodoo from Haiti, the practice persists, going against the discrimination that exists in the country. Mambo portrays Fanise, a voodoo leader, who reveals the inclusive nature of this religion.

Presented by INTERCOLLÉGIAL DE CINÉMA DU QUÉBEC
as part of the Rencontres pancanadiennes du cinéma étudiant

CANADA, Haiti | 7 minutes | 2017

En attendant Lou
Katerine Martineau

O.V. French | st English

Jess, 16 years old, is being offered a road trip to California by Lou, an eccentric woman who will soon be released from prison. To make their dream come true, she has to find Lou's car and face her dysfunctional family environment.

Presented by CONCORDIA MEL HOPPENHEIM SCHOOL OF CINEMA
as part of the Rencontres pancanadiennes du cinéma...

CANADA | 15 minutes | 2017

Program

Thursday October 12, 2017

15:00
Cineplex Odeon Quartier SALLE 16
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