Rive-Sud

A Film by Xavier Hamel

Synopsis

SOUTH SHORE
The day Francine witnesses a horrible murder, her guilt of not helping the victim invades and traumatizes her daily routine. On her journey, Francine will encounter neighbors, friends and acquaintances, who are all suspicious of each other after the event and confront her in her about her involvement. In a moment of abandon, Francine will confess to Valerie, a new neighbor who attempts to comfort her.

Director

  • Picture of Xavier Hamel © Luka Booth

    Xavier Hamel

    Fascinated by the macabre, the avant-garde, the surreal & villainous, Xavier Hamel is an award-winning filmmaker and producer from Montréal, Quebec. Meditative works of darkest symbolism & examined morality, questioned narrative & reconciled duality, his films explore anarchy & fear, lust & death, love & salvaged redemption, all in equal measure. Xavier Hamel has directed films for an assortment of independent & commercial projects, including Visage Musique, Missy Industry, Lisbon Lux Records and many more.

Awards + Festivals

  • 3rd BAJA CALIFORNIA FILMFEST (Official Selection, Tijuana, Mexico)August 23, 2018
  • 7th RENDEZ-VOUS QUEBEC CINÉMA (Official Selection, Quebec, Canada)February 24, 2019
  • 3rd FICL (Official Selection, Lévis, Quebec, Canada)May 16, 2019
  • 23rd FANTASIA FESTIVAL (Les Fantastiques Week-ends: Dying, Montreal, Canada)July 27, 2019
  • 11th LES PERCÉIDES (Official Selection, Percé, Quebec, Canada)August 25, 2019
  • 33rd FICFA (Official Selection, Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada)November 14, 2019

Trailer

Crew

Director
Xavier Hamel
Screenplay
Xavier Hamel
Producer
Nellie Carrier, Audrey D. Laroche, Xavier Hamel
Director of Photography
Hugo Gendron
Art Direction
Jess Hart
Costume Design
Perle Lefebre
Sound
Guillaume Côté
Editor
Xavier Hamel
Sound Design
Ivann Uruena

Cast

Sylvie Léonard
Debbie Lynch-White
Marie Cantin
Catherine Paquin Béchard
Danielle Ouimet

Details

Running Time
12:08
Shooting Format
Digital 2K
Screening Format
DCP, BluRay, DVD, .mov, mp4 (HD)
Aspect Ratio
16:9
Sound
5.1, Mono, Stereo

Contact

FILM FESTIVAL AGENCY

Markus Kaatsch
aug&ohr medien
Riemannstr. 21
10961 Berlin, Germany

+49 (0)30 61620068

film@augohr.de
www.augohr.de

FILM SCHOOL

CALARTS
California Institute of the Arts
24700 McBean Pkwy.
Valencia, CA 91355

+1 661 255 1050

PRODUCTION COMPANY

AFTER HOURS STUDIOS

+1 661 234 6947
xavierhamel1@gmail.com

DIRECTOR

Xavier Hamel

xavierhamel1@gmail.com
https://www.xavierhamel.com/
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