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In the Shadow of the Wind

Les fous de Bassan

Directed by Yves Simoneau
Canada, France, 1987


In a small town on Quebec’s Gaspé peninsula in 1936, a young man returns home after a five-year absence. A hit with the local ladies but not with the object of his heart’s desire, the town is thrown into turmoil as rape and murder ensues.

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In the Shadow of the Wind Directed by Yves Simoneau

Awards & Festivals

Genie Awards

1987 | 4 nominations including: Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role

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