My Father

My Father

Directed by Jean Malek

Genre Fiction
Country Quebec
Year 2016
Length 7 min
Formats Fichiers numériques seulement
Sound 5.1
Version French subtitles, Original English Version


A young woman exalts her father and finds herself under his direction.


drugs, faith, sexuality, rural, violence, ritual


With an innate flair for story-telling and a finesse for directing, Jean Malek stands out as a creative tour de force. Malek is also renowned for his versatility-moving from polished, dramatic mise-en-scene pieces to understated, sensual character studies with a natural ease and confidence. Always seeking new challenges, Jean Malek infuses all his work with a sense of energy and brings to each project a charming, playful spirit.


Emeline O’Hara, Rose-Marie Perreault, François Aubin



Asmir Pervanic


Petra Dai


SPG (Simon Pierre Gingras)

EDITING Julien Cloutier Labbé
Sound Steve Labbé - Underground
Music Nicolas Maranda


PHI Center, Montreal | 2016 | Official Presentation
Rendez-Vous du Cinéma Québécois, Montreal | 2017 | Official Competition
Prix PCC!, Montreal | 2017 | Official Competition
Fantasia Film Festival, Montreal | 2017 | Official Competition
Detmold Int. Film Festival, Germany | 2017 | Official Competition
Portobello Indie Film Festival, UK | 2017 | Official Competition
Norwich Radical Film Festival, UK | 2018 | Official Competition