Shirley Temple

Shirley Temple

Directed by Audrey Nantel-Gagnon

Genre Documentary
Country Canada
Year 2018
Length 16 min
Formats DCP
Sound 5.1
Version Original French version, English subtitles


At 17 years old, Amaryllis and Margot have conquered together most of teenage battles and adolescent pleasures. Shirley Temple is about them, but also a tribute to women’s friendship at all ages.


teenagers, love, mother-daughter relationships, feminity


Audrey Nantel-Gagnon graduated in filmaking at the University of Quebec in Montreal in 2018. Her graduation movie, Shirley Temple, circulated at FIFF Namur, Sheffield Int. Doc. Fest and Palm Springs Short Fest, where it has been nominated. She also won the Jury Prize at the 48-second film festival. Audrey is currently working on a new documentary project with the National Film Board (NFB). Her approach places great importance on human observation and character construction, orienting her towards an accessible, dynamic and concrete cinema.


Amaryllis Tremblay
Margot Blondin
Héloïse Landry



Catherine Boily (UQAM)


Sarah Salem

EDITING Rébécca Gagnon-Paolitto
Sound Marie-Kathryne Viens
Music Mathilde Josset, Dead Obies, Chatelaine