It is nothing

It is nothing

Directed by Nicolas Roy

Genre Fiction
Country Quebec
Year 2011
Length 14 min 28 s
Formats HDCAM SR, 35 MM
Sound Stereo
Version VOF, STA


Michel lives alone with his daughter Marie. Today, their monotonous life turns to drama.


rape, taboos, anger, childhood, incest


Nicolas Roy studied cinema at three different universities in Québec and directed a few experimental short films. His work of fiction, Novembre (2001), Léo (2003) , Petit dimanche (2006) and Jour sans joie (2009) exploring themes such as family, desolate country and death, have been screened in several festivals in Québec and abroad.


Martin Dubreuil, Eloise Bisson



Voyous Films


Nicolas Roy


Mathieu Laverdière

EDITING Nicolas Roy
Sound Dominic Chartrand, Olivier Calvert
Music Thomas Augustin


Festival de Cannes
Festival international de cinéma francophone en Acadie
Festival de cinéma de la Ville de Québec
Encounter Film Festival
Festival Images en vue
Message to Man
Festival du nouveau cinéma
Vladivostok International Film Festival Pacific Meridian
Cinéfest Sudbury
Off-Courts de Trouville
Les percéides
Melbourne International Film Festival
Palm Springs International ShortFest
CFC Worldwide Short Film Festival