Your Mother is a Thief!

Your Mother is a Thief!

Directed by Marie-Josée Saint-Pierre

Genre Animation
Country Canada
Year 2018
Length 11 min
Formats DCP
Sound 5.1
Version No dialog


Animated film on the psychological violence of parental alienation


family relationships, mother-son relationships, childhood, violence


Marie-Josée Saint-Pierre is an independent producer, scriptwriter, director and animator who has been working in the film animation industry for fifteen years. Her films have been recognized internationally and awarded over fifty prizes. She is a PhD student at UQÀM in the Études et pratiques des arts program, with a concentration in feminists studies.




Marie-Josée Saint-Pierre (MJSTP Films Inc.)


Marie-Josée Saint-Pierre


Marie-Josée Saint-Pierre


Marie-Josée Saint-Pierre

EDITING Étienne Gagnon
Sound Olivier Calvert, Samuel Gagnon-Thibodeau
Music Antoine Bareil


Reel 2 Real Int. Film Festival for Youth, Canada |2019| WINNER MOST INNOVATIVE FILM


Talent Tout Court! TELEFILM au Marché de Cannes |2018| Market Screening
Sao Paulo Int. Short Film Festival, Brésil |2018| Official Competition
Festival de Cinéma de la Ville de Québec |2018| Official Competition
Festival Les Percéides, Percé |2018| Official Competition
Animatou, Suisse |2018| Official Competition
Animage, Brésil |2018| Official Competition
Cambridge Int. Film Festival, UK |2018| Official Competition
Sommet du cinéma d’animation de Montréal |2018| Official Competition
Les Rendez-Vous du Cinéma Québécois, Montréal |2019| Official Competition
Les nuits magiques du film d’animation, France |2018| Official Competition
Festival Int. du Cinéma Francophone en Acadie, Canada |2018| Official Competition
JAYU Human Rights Film Festival, Canada |2019| Official Competition
RiverRun Film Festival, USA |2019| Official Competition
Festival Interactif de Cinéma de Lévis |2019| Official Competition
Cambodia Int. Film Festival, Cambodge |2019| Official Competition
Palm Spring Shortfest and Market, USA |2019| Official Competition