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En festival Ousmane Jorge Camarotti 2021

Ousmane

Jorge Camarotti / 2021 / 25 min. / Canada / ENGLISH SUBS

Synopsis

Feeling uprooted and looking for a purpose, Ousmane, a newly arrived Burkinabé immigrant living in Montreal, has his life take a turn when he meets an elderly, disoriented lady, Edith, at the end of a long workday. After learning about Edith’s terrible living conditions, but not fully understanding what the task entail, he naively decides to take on the role of her caregiver as if she was his own mother.

Cast & Crew

Screenplay : Jorge Camarotti
Cinematographer: Nicolas Canniccioni
Editor: Jorge Camarotti
Sound: Stéphane Barsalou
Sound mix: Isabelle lussier
Sound editor: Brian d’Oliveira
Artistic director: Ludovic Dufresne
Cast: Issaka Sawadogo, Marie-Ginette Guay, Nadine Jean
Production: GoodNeighbours Productions

Genre


Fiction

Topics


Culture, Family, Illness, Elderly



Trailer

Biography

Director's website : https://www.jorgecamarotti.com/

Filmography

2019
Kinship / 16 min.

2014
165 days / 19 min.


Festivals

- 2021 -
In competition | Toronto International Film Festival - TIFF, Canada
In competition | Festival du nouveau cinéma - FNC, Canada




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