I'll End Up in Jail

I'll End Up in Jail

Directed by Alexandre Dostie

Genre Fiction
Country Canada
Year 2019
Length 23 min
Formats DCP
Sound 5.1
Version Original French version, English subtitles

Synopsis

Maureen Sauvageau's escape comes to an abrupt end when she drives’s her monster truck into a deadly car accident. Stuck in the middle of nowhere, she must share the company and the blame of a rather touching junkie dubbed Jelly the Loon.

Themes


Biography

Born in rural Quebec, Alexandre Dostie is a self-taught artist with an unusual background. Published poet, booze-bruised punk singer and filmmaker, his first short narrative fiction, Mutants (2016) won numerous prizes and screened in over 100 festivals. Alexandre is also a TIFF Talent Lab Alumni and he is currently working on a slew of other projects that might never see the light of day. I’ll End Up in Jail (2019) is its latest offering.



Cast

Maureen: Martine Francke
Jelly: Émile Schneider
Ti-Bé Gaboury: Guy Thauvette
Keven: Joseph Delorey
Dan: Stéphane F. Jacques
Sam: Marine Johnson
Cowboy: Christian Lohez
Shérif: Jimmy Michaud

Team

Production

Hany Ouichou (Art & Essai)

Script

Alexandre Dostie

CINEMATOGRAPHY

Vincent Biron

PRODUCTION DESIGN

Marie-Pier Fortier

EDITING Stéphane Lafleur
Sound Jean-Sébastien Beaudoin Gagnon, Sylvain Bellemare
Music Simon Trottier

Festivals

Guanajuato Int. Film Festival, Mexique |2019| Official Competition
Toronto Int. Film Festival, Canada |2019| Official Competition