White as the driven snow

White as the driven snow

Directed by Geneviève Poulette

Genre Fiction
Country Quebec
Year 2010
Length 17 min 53 s
Formats DVD, Beta Num
Sound Stereo
Version Original French version, English subtitles

Synopsis

A father, a son. A snowy retreat, once appreciated, in deep woods. A tete-a-tete which will change their life forever.

Themes

mourning, disabled, illness, father-son relationships, memory, assisted suicid

Biography

Awarded a diploma in directing at the INIS, Geneviève Poulette directed in 2001 the short film of fiction Jingle, which deserves the Prize of the public to the FFM. In 2004, she directed her second short film of fiction, Kafarnaüm, presented in several International Festivals, and sold to the SRC. Then, in 2006, she directed her third short film, Meet-market.ca, which is selected in several International Festivals too, besides winning the Gold at WorldFest Houston. Finally, she ends in autumn, 2009 her fourth short film, White as the driven snow, in association with Joël Melançon.


Distribution

André Lacoste, Joël Melançon

Team

Production

Geneviève Poulette, Joël Melançon

Script

Geneviève Poulette, Joël Melançon

CINEMATOGRAPHY

Gabi Kislat

PRODUCTION DESIGN

Geneviève Poulette

EDITING Joël Melançon
Sound Daniel Vignault
Music Luc St-Pierre

Festivals

Rendez-vous du cinéma québécois
Gimli Film Festival
NSI Exchange
8th film Palace Bulgarie