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FESTIVAL DU NOUVEAU CINÉMA EN VSD (VOD) SUR ILLICO

For the second year running, the Festival du nouveau cinéma, in partnership with Illico, presents a multiplatform version of its lineup. Most of these feature films and shorts in the virtual festival, are drawn from the 2010 and 2011 FNC lineups. The entire selection is available on Illico Cable, Illico Web and cellphones until next January 10. Rental costs are $4.99 for a feature and $0,99 for a short film.

FEATURE FILMS

L’ARBRE (The Tree) Julie Bertuccelli
Australie, France, 2010, 100 min
A widow and her children cope with their grief beneath a huge fig tree in the Australian countryside.

DE LA GUERRE (On War) Bertrand Bonello
France, 2009, 130 min
After spending a night trapped in a coffin, Bertrand plunges into a world of untold pleasures.

HARD CORE LOGO Bruce Mc Donald
Canada, 1996, 92 min
Mockumentary on the legendary punk band Hard Core Logo.

LAURENTIE Simon Lavoie
Canada, 2011, 120 min
An improbable encounter between a sex-obsessed AV technician and his cheerful, good-looking Anglo guy next door.

NATIONAL PARKS PROJECT
Louise Archambault | Keith Behrman | Daniel Cockburn | Hubert Davis | Sturla Gunnarsson | Zacharias Kunuk | Stéphane Lafleur | Peter Lynch | Cathrine Martin | Kevin McMahon | Scott Smith | Jamie Travis | John Walker
Québec/Canada, 2010, 127 min
Canada’s finest artists unite to capture their vision, in music and film, of the country’s national parks. The screening will be followed by a live performance by the project musicians over a remix of the films during the festival.

POUSSIÈRES D’AMÉRIQUE Arnaud Des Pallières
France, 2011, 100 min
“This film is an improvisation. A work diary. A rather lengthy poem consisting of excerpts from other films, along with phrases, snatches of music and all kinds of sounds. Written in the language of film.” – Arnaud Des Pallières

LE PREMIER RASTA Hélène Lee
France, 2011, 90 min
Hélène Lee portrays the eventful yet little-known life of Leonard Percival Howell, founder of the first Rasta community.

DANCING DREAMS Anne Linseln, Rainer Hoffmann
Allemagne, 2010, 92 min
A heartfelt tribute to the creative vision and passion of the grande dame of dance, Pina Bausch.

TOURNÉE (On Tour) Mathieu Amalric
France, 2010, 111 min
Amalric plays the lead in this idiosyncratic, melancholy drama about a down-at-heels producer and a troupe of visiting American strippers.

UN POISON VIOLENT Katell Quillévéré
France, 2009, 93 min
It’s a summer of change for Anna, starting with her father leaving the family home.

SHORTS

MOHKTAR Halima Ouardiri
Québec/Canada | 2010 | 15 min

PAPIER DE SOI FNC
Québec/Canada | 2010 | 10 min

LES JOURNAUX de Lipsett Thédore Ushev
Québec/Canada | 2010 | 14 min

SOPHIE LAVOIE Anne Émond
Québec/Canada | 2010 | 9 min

JONATHAN ET GABRIELLE Louis-Philippe Éno
Québec/Canada | 2010 | 9 min

SUR LA LIGNE VARIATION N.1 Mario  Calvé, Anne-Marie Turcotte
Québec/Canada | 2010 | 24 min

DOLORES Guillaume Fortin
Québec/Canada | 2010 | 15 min

CINÉMA DES AVEUGLES  Daniel Canty
Québec/Canada | 2010 | 20 min

LA FORMATION DES NUAGES Marie-Hélène Turcotte
Québec/Canada | 2010 | 10 min

M’OUVRIR Albéric Autenèche
Québec/Canada | 2010 | 19 min