Films catalogue

Free

A Heady Moment That Could Change Everything

Anne-Marie Bouchard / 2016 / 15 min. / Canada/France / FRENCH / SUBS ENGLISH

Synopsis

While cycle touring in Normandy, a young French Canadian girl makes a striking encounter.

Cast & Crew

  • Direction and Screenplay : Anne-Marie Bouchard
  • Direction of photography : Thomas Jacquet
  • Editing : Anne-Marie Bouchard
  • Sound : Pierre Bézard
  • Music : Maxence Debacker
  • Mixing sound : Pierre-Olivier Roy
  • Artistic direction : Lucile Bossuet-Jacquet
  • Production : Émilie Moreault et Samuel Prat (Off-Courts); Catherine Benoit (Spira)

Genre

Fiction

Topics

Women and feminism, Initiation story, Sexuality, Travel

Watch movie

Biography

Anne-Marie Bouchard lives and works in Quebec City. She has been making videos since 1999 and has been creating installations since 2001. She works from collecting images, sounds, recovered materials and various data. Since electronic materials and programming software are accessible, she has been happy to experiment with them to experiment even more with color, movement and noise. His videographic works have been presented at festivals such as: Traverse Vidéo de Toulouse, Chicago International Film and Film Film Festival, International Film Festival Ireland (Clonmel, Ireland), International Film Festival on Art (FIFA, Montreal), Les Instants Vidéo of Marseille (France), Cinema on the Bayou (Louisiana) and San Diego Underground Film Festival (California). His installations have been presented in situ and in galleries such as: CRANE Lab (France), Studio XX (Montreal), Grave (Victoriaville), Galerie WARC (Toronto), as well as the Vidéographe Gallery (Montreal).

Festivals

- 2016 -
Special Screening | Off Courts, France
Special Screening | Court Spira Court, Canada

- 2017 -
In Competition | Gimli Film Festival, Canada

- 2018 -
In Competition | Cinema on the Bayou, USA

Festivals

Short film made as part of the Import/Export project (collaboration of Spira, Québec, and the Off-Courts festival of Trouville, France).

Photos

These films might also interest you

In production

Marking the ends

X

Marking the ends

Mireille Tawfik
Three women talk about the difficulty they have in recovering from their last breakup.
Documentaire, Experimental 18 min. 2024
Available

Amato

X

Amato

Romy Boutin St-Pierre
What if love could be told differently?
Documentaire 8 min. 2021
Available

Passages

X

Passages

Caroline Côté et Florence Pelletier
Five women from the North to the South of Quebec embark on a multisport expedition following the Koroc river in Nunavik. Travelling together against adversity, this journey soon becomes one of self-discovery for each participant.
Documentaire 77 min. 2020
Available Free

Cayenne

X

Cayenne

Simon Gionet
During her night shift at the remote gas station, a female clerk agrees to help a man whose car broke down. While they both attempt to repair the vehicle, the driver’s intentions leave the young woman uncertain. In the middle of the deserted parking lot, an air of apprehension fills the night as the(...)
Fiction 11 min. 2020
Available Free

The Music Video

X

The Music Video

Camille Poirier
In order to be in her older brother’s music video, Clara, a 13-year-old tomboy, agrees to undergo a radical change of style. She soon notices that this transformation changes her brother’s friend’s behaviour towards her.
Fiction 14 min. 2020

Heat wave

X

Heat wave

Fanny Perreault
Summer 1997. The summer plan of Lea is falling. It is with a broken leg and a low enthusiasm that she begins the heat wave of July, stuck in a dreary bungalow of the suburb. However, while looking at his sister’s room, she discovers an opening to a whole new universe that will bring her to the door (...)
Fiction 15 min. 2019
Available Free

Roseline Like in the Movies

X

Roseline Like in the Movies

Sara Bourdeau
Roseline is a renowned actress with an impressive career. After a lifetime on camera, she gets ready to play her greatest role yet. Fiction and reality blur together, surfacing a deeply buried secret—then: lights, camera, action.
Fiction 15 min. 2020
Available Free

Herd

X

Herd

Florence Lafond
That morning, as she gets ready for her dance audition, Alex is outraged when her mother forces her once again to babysit her disabled sister.
Fiction 11 min. 2017
BECOME A MEMBER

Spira is your coop devoted to independent filmmaking.
Become a member today!