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Ru

Fiction
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                                    Poster of Ru

Québec cinema

presented by Hydro-Québec

Ru is inspired by the story of the arrival of Kim Thúy (Tinh) in Quebec. After a dangerous sea crossing and a stay in a Malaysian refugee camp, a young Vietnamese girl named Tinh and her family arrive in Quebec where they begin a new life. Thanks to the warm welcome from all, including their sponsor family, she slowly adapts to her new reality. Tinh will overcome her shyness to learn a new language, discover a new culture and adjust to a new life in Quebec.

Official Selection – TIFF – 2023

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Director

Charles-Olivier Michaud

Screenplay

Jacques Davidts

Country

Canada - Québec

Year

2022

Duration

2h00

Category

Fiction

Language

French

Distribution

Immina Films
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Guests

In the presence of

Charles-Olivier Michaud

Charles-Olivier Michaud est né et a grandi à Québec. Lors de séjours prolongés en Europe et en Asie, Charles-Olivier apprend à parler 6 langues. Le cinéma est sa plus grande passion. Il a écrit et réalisé les films Snow & Ashes et Anna, qui lui ont valu plusieurs prix et nominations à travers le monde. En plus de réaliser plusieurs séries télévisées, dont M’entends-tu ?, Boomerang et Prémonitions, Charles-Olivier a publié Deux Kilomètres Carrés, un premier livre d’art photographique selon la méthode traditionnelle grand format. Ses oeuvres, tant cinématographiques que photographiques, s’intéressent à la transformation dans le silence. Il se…

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  • Sunday, 14 April | 14:00 - Baobab - café de quartier

In the presence of

Michel Corriveau

Michel Corriveau has created scores for several feature films and international television series. His eclectic blend of traditional elements and use of leading edge technology has underlined independent dramas as well as box-office feature films ; RU (2023, TIFF official selection), ANNA (LAIFFA 2016 winner for best score) Barrymore, starring Christopher Plummer and Canadian all-time Box-office Hit Bon Cop Bad Cop (2006). He composed for tv series for significant US and European TV-networks. Over the course of his career, he has accumulated more than 11 wins and 23 nominations, notably the 2017 SOCAN Composer of the year.

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  • Sunday, 14 April | 14:00 - Baobab - café de quartier

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