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The Tin Flute

Bonheur d'occasion

Directed by Claude Fournier
Canada, 1983


In the early 1940’s, Canada is a country at war and Florentine is a young woman, from a very poor family, looking for love. She meets two suitable men, a nice soldier from a good and wealthy family, and an ambitious self-centered engineer.

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The Tin Flute Directed by Claude Fournier

Awards & Festivals

César Awards

1984 | Nominee: Best French Language Film (Meilleur film francophone)

Montréal World Film Festival

1983 | Winner: Best Canadian Film

Genie Awards

1984 | 3 nominations including: Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role

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