Tentacules 8, the Return of the Thing

Tentacules 8, the Return of the Thing

Directed by Ian Lagarde, Gabrielle Tougas-Fréchette

Genre Fiction
Country Quebec
Year 2014
Length 8 min
Formats DVD, Blu-Ray
Sound 5.1
Version Original French version, English subtitles


Four moments of a creepy shoot in a creepy forest.



Ian Lagarde studied film production at Concordia University. He has directed the documentary The American Savannah , and the shorts Vent solaire, Planche à l'oeil, and Éclat du jour. He also did the cinematography on several shorts and and Denis Côté's Vic+Flo saw a bear. In 2009, Gabrielle co-founded Voyous Films ( which has become Voyelles Films). Since then, she's co-produced several music videos and short films. She studied film at Concordia University and has never stopped writing since then. As she is cumulating experiences in cinema, Gabrielle is directing every effort in making her work an ambitious event of astonishing encounters.


Pascal Contamine, Eve Duranceau, Maxime Le Flaguais, Sarianne Cormier, Martin Dubreuil, Sandrine Bisson, Martin Legault


Production Gabrielle Tougas-Fréchette, Ménaïc Raoul, Ian Lagarde (Voyelles Films)
Script Ian Lagarde, Gabrielle Tougas-Fréchette
PRODUCTION DESIGN Gabrielle Tougas-Fréchette
EDITING Ian Lagarde, Gabrielle Tougas-Fréchette
Sound Dominique Greffard, Sylvain Bellemare


Festival du Film Francophone de Stuttgart, Allemagne |2014| En compétition, GRAND PRIX DU JURY


Talent Tout Court Cannes, Festival du Film Francophone de Stuttgart, Wintherthur Int. Short Film Festival, Rendez-Vous du Cinéma Québécois, Outlier Film Festival, Prix Prends Ça Court, Regard sur le Court Métrage, Fantasia Film Festival