F*ckin' Coffin!

F*ckin' Coffin!

Directed by Loïc Darses

Genre Fiction
Country Canada
Year 2021
Length 29 min
Formats DCP
Sound 5.1
Version Original French version, English subtitles

Synopsis

May 20, 1980. After his father's passing, Raymond Tremblay, tax investigator, begins to suspect the funeral home of fraudulent activities. Accompanied by his daughter, little Lucy, he decides to go investigate in his native Saguenay against the backdrop of a referendum on Quebec's sovereignty.

Themes

mourning, father-daughter relationships, death, alcoholism, identity, political election

Biography

Loïc Darses is a Montreal-based Québécois filmmaker. His first short documentary, A Woman and Her Car (2015), was shown in Sundance and Rotterdam. He's also directed Where the Land Ends (2019), his first documentary feature, which was screened at Ji.hlava and in closing of the Rendez-Vous Québec Cinéma. Fuckin' Coffin! is his first narrative short.



Cast

RAYMOND TREMBLAY: Emmanuel Bilodeau
LA P’TITE LUCIE: Lilou Roy-Lanouette
SON PÈRE: Marcel Sabourin
Mme DESMARAIS: Louise Portal
JUNIOR DESMARAIS: Olivier Aubin
RÉDACTEUR EN CHEF: Martin Dubreuil

Team

Production

Audrey-Ann Dupuis-Pierre (producer), Sylvain Corbeil (executive producer), Catherine Boily (associate producer) - Metafilms

Script

Loïc Darses

CINEMATOGRAPHY

Olivier Gossot

PRODUCTION DESIGN

Eric Barbeau

EDITING Loïc Darses , Mathieu Bouchard-Malo
Sound Marie-Pierre Grenier, Ken Allaire, Bernard Gariépy Strobl
Music Essaie pas (Marie Davidson, Pierre Guerineau)

Festivals

Festival du nouveau cinéma | 2021 | Official Competition