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The Demons

The Demons

A Feature film by Philippe Lesage

Release in France : 14/09/2016

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Actors (3)

Production and distribution (2)

Film exports/foreign sales :

Be for Films

French distribution :

Paname Distribution

Synopsis

While Montreal is in the throes of a string of kidnappings targeting young boys, ten-year-old Felix is finishing his school year in the seemingly quiet suburb where he lives. A sensitive boy with a vivid imagination, Felix is afraid of everything. Little by little, his imaginary demons begin to mirror those of the truly disturbing world around him.

Subject

LE MONDE

Taut, precise and remarkably forceful direction from Philippe Lesage.

LES INROCKS

His film exudes something timeless that reaches beyond any psychosocialogical space.

VARIETY

A daring, exquisite study of agitated child psychology that marks Quebecois filmmaker Philippe Lesage as a name to watch.

THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER

Potently troubling drama about the seeds of evil.

Photos (5)

Technical details

Feature film

Genres :

Fiction

Sub-genre :

Drama, Psychological drama

Themes :

Childhood

Production language :

Quebec French

Coproducer countries :

Canada, France

Original French-language productions :

Unknown

Production year :

2015

French release :

14/09/2016

Runtime :

1 h 58 min

Current status :

Released

Approval :

Posters (1)

Director