Best friends Lou and Chantal plan to get out of their run-down town and move to a city far away. When Chantal’s unstable ex violates her during a night of partying, the girls decide to exact revenge on him. The consequences of their actions are devastating, threatening the girls’ chances of leaving.
Canadian director Jasmin Mozaffari’s sparky debut is a veritable patriarchy ball-buster. Set in small-town Ontario, this fearless, female-led production tells a true-to-life story of dogged resolve and flaming temperaments in the face of what lives throws their way.
Michelangelo Antonioni, 1957, Italy
Takeshi Kitano, 1996, Japan
Yeşim Ustaoğlu, 1999, Turkey
Erick Zonca, 2008, France
Johnnie To, 2008, Hong Kong
Götz Spielmann, 2008, Austria
Wong Kar Wai, 2004, Hong Kong
Vincent Paronnaud,Marjane Satrapi, 2007, France
Walter Salles, 2004, Argentina
Harmony Korine, 2007, United States