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Title J'ai tué ma mère [electronic resource] : I killed my mother / un film de Xavier Dolan ; producteur, Xavier Dolan ; scénario et dialogues, Xavier Dolan ; Mifilifilms.

Publication Info. [United States]: Kino Lorber , 2009.
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Description 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 96 min.)) : sd., col.
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Credits Directed by Xavier Dolan.
Cast Anne Dorval, Xavier Dolan, François Arnaud, Suzanne Clement, Patricia Tulasne, Niels Schneider, Monique Spaziani.
Summary Focusing on the relationship between Hubert Minel (Xavier Dolan), a 16-year-old Quebecois living in suburban Montreal, and his single mother Chantale (Anne Dorval), I KILLED MY MOTHER beautifully captures the anxieties of a mother-son relationship. While he gauges her with contempt, only seeing her out-of-date sweater and kitschy decor, the ingrained mechanisms (i.e. manipulation and guilt) of their relationship beautifully (and tragically) unravel on the big screen. After its 2009 debut, I KILLED MY MOTHER was nominated for dozens of international film festival awards, and quickly became an international sensation - launching Dolan's career in the international film scene. But in the US, the film was never released: until now.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject Mothers and sons -- Drama.
Gay teenagers -- Drama.
Adolescence -- Drama.
Conflict of generations -- Drama.
Added Author Dolan, Xavier. Actor. Producer. Director. Screenwriter.
Dorval, Anne, 1960-
Arnaud, François, 1985-
Dorval, Anne, 1960- Actor.
Arnaud, François, 1985- Actor.
Clément, Suzanne. Actor.
Tulasne, Patricia, 1959- Actor.
Schneider, Niels. Actor.
Spaziani, Monique, 1957- Actor.
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Added Title I killed my mother
Music No. MWT11046823

 
    
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