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.
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Taut, precise and remarkably forceful direction from Philippe Lesage.
His film exudes something timeless that reaches beyond any psychosocialogical space.
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.