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Au-delà des mots : paroles de proches aidants

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Documentary

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Thursday, 19 August 2021 | 18:30La Maison du Cinéma

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WORLD PREMIERE

Édith Fournier and Michel Carbonneau have been caregiversof their respective spouses forfourteen years each, providing care at home as wellas in a residential center. They experiencedthe same burden as more than 500,000 Canadian familiesseeing one of their own sufferingfrom a neurodegenerative illness. Echoing this implacablereality, alternately, in an often poeticlanguage, both tell their story. Two different pointof view come together, that of a woman andthat of a man. Supported by evocative images, thisintense, sometimes funny, always tenderstory naturally takes root in their daily lives.

Director

Josué Bertolino

Screenplay

Guillaume Chouinard

Country

Canada - Québec

Year

2021

Duration

1h15

Category

Documentary

Language

French

Distribution

Les Productions Vives
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Guests

In the presence of

Josué Bertolino

Josué Bertolino is a director, cinematographer, photograph and editor. Since 2003, he has been passionate about major social, cultural and environmental issues. His interests has led him to produce numerous video reports, here as elsewhere, for many NGOs and Canadian environmental organizations. His sensitive view of the world is reflected in the way he capture moments through his lense. His desire for authenticity and aesthetics resulted in an approach that links visual research with clarity of purpose. He does not hesitate to challenge his art by combining theater, documentary and video scenography in order to put his images at the…

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In the presence of

Guillaume Chouinard

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In the presence of

Édith Fournier

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In the presence of

Michel Carbonneau

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