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3,660 Ratings

I Killed My Mother

J'ai tué ma mère

Directed by Xavier Dolan
Canada, 2009
Drama, LGBT+, Comedy


Hubert Minel dislikes his mother. For his sixteen years, with contempt, he only sees her ugly sweaters and kitschy décor. Confused by their love-hate relationship, he moves through the rites of passage of adolescence.

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I Killed My Mother Directed by Xavier Dolan

Awards & Festivals

Cannes Film Festival

2009 | 3 wins including: C.I.C.A.E. Award

Toronto International Film Festival

2009 | Winner: Jay Scott Prize

International Film Festival Rotterdam

2010 | Winner: MovieZone Award

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