One night, after her violent husband puts her life in serious danger, Catherine decides to run away with her son and start a new life under a fresh identity. From the strait-laced suburbs, she travels to backwoods northern Quebec. From fear, she moves through confidence to hope. Catherine, now Sophie, needs to redefine who she is and what she wants and to learn how to embrace life. During her painful transition, hoping to regain the affection of her damaged son, Catherine does everything she can to avoid a tragic outcome. –São Paulo International Film Festival
François Delisle, born March 22, 1967 in Montreal (Quebec), is a writer, producer and director in Canada.
Before beginning his studies in film, he made several experimental shorts in super-8mm. During and after his studies, he directed two short films, La Mer who cares! From the gun and knife. In 1991, Delisle was noticed by the critics with his medium-length-Beebe Plain when he was named best young actor at the Rendez-vous du cinéma québécois. In 1994, Ruth, his first feature film, raises the critical acclaim and is presented in Quebec, Canada, Germany, Belgium and France. In 2002 the company founded Delisle Movies 53/12 to direct and produce her second feature film, Happiness is a Sad Song (2004). The film gained international recognition by being featured in over twenty film festivals and film events. In 2007, You (movie, 2007) triggers the passions in the audience and critics. Fragile and uncompromising film, Toi’s career has unfolded at a national and international level… read more