Directed by Chloé Robichaud
|Version||Original French version, English subtitles|
Delphine, a caustic portrait of power dynamics in our society, describes the journey of a young Lebanese girl who, in her own way, rises up against the intimidation she was subjected to as a child. Delphine is an ode to childhood, but also an examination of the wounds it can cause.
Themeshuman relationships, teenagers, childhood, violence, intimidation
Chloe Robichaud already has an established career. In 2013, she made the official selection of the Cannes Film Festival with her first feature, Sarah Prefers to Run. In 2012, her film Herd Leader was also presented in Cannes, nominated for the Palme d’Or for short film. Her film Boundaries (2016) was selected at the TIFF and won the “New Directors” award from the Seattle International Film Festival. Chloé is the creator of the webseries Féminin/Féminin.
DELPHINE (kid) : Daria Oliel Sabbag
NICOLE (kid) : Ines Feghouli
NICOLE (teen) : Ambre Jabrane
DELPHINE (teen) : Wiam Mokhtari
Gabrielle Tougas-Fréchette, Guillaume Vasseur (Voyelles Films)
Toronto Int. Film Festival, Canada |2019| Official Competition *IWC SHORT CUTS AWARD FOR BEST CANADIAN SHORT FILM*
La Biennale di Venezia, Italy |2019| Official Competition
Toronto Int. Film Festival, Canada |2019| Official Competition