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La grande noirceur

French (Available subtitled in English)

Region: Quebec

Year of Production: 2018

Canadian Release Date: January 25, 2019

Duration: 94 minutes

While a world war rages, Philippe, a draft-dodger from Quebec, takes refuge in the American West, surviving by competing in Charlie Chaplin impersonation contests. As Philippe makes his long journey home, he encounters various characters under the sway of a destructive madness born of the chaotic times. His voyage, both violent and fascinating, is a hallucinatory initiation to the darker side of the American Dream.


DIRECTOR: Maxime Giroux

SCRIPTWRITERS: Alexandre Laferrière, Maxime Giroux, Simon Beaulieu

Cast/Participants: Martin Dubreuil, Sarah Gadon, Reda Kateb, Romain Duris, Cody Fern, Soko

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