Сompetition 2011
Familiar grounds (En terrains connus)
  • Director: Stéphane Lafleur

    in the last 10 years has contributed to the creation of more than 30 independent short films. He is one of the founding members of the Kino movement. In 1999, his student short film Karaoke was selected by the Festival du nouveau cinéma de Montréal and the Toronto International Film Festival, where it earned a Jury’s Special Mention. His first feature, Сontinental, un film sans fusil (2007), had its world premiere during the Venice Film Festival.

Canada,  2011,  98 min.
Francis La Haye, Sylvain Marcel, Michel Daigle

The sister works at a factory and lives an ordinary suburban life with her husband. The brother, a prisoner of endless adolescence, hopes to start a new adult life with the woman of his dreams, a single mother. A serious accident at the factory, a series of coincidences, and the appearance of an enigmatic Man who claims to have come from the future launch the brother and sister into a sibling road movie. Their lives are about to change.