INDEX : Film A - Z | SUICIDE
     
  TITLE: SUICIDE (LE SPASME DE VIVRE)
  DIRECTOR: Richard Boutet
  PRODUCER: Vent d’Est Films.
 
SYNOPSIS: LE SPASME DE VIVRE is a unique, intense and sensitive film on the phenomenon of suicide among Quebec youths between the ages of 15 and 25.
 
The film is a synthesis, made up of different fragments of reality, and based on the testimonies and experiences of a dozen teens in Montreal and the province of Québec.
 
A “blues” musical atmosphere, several emotional ballads and nocturnal images all contribute to the lyricism of the film.
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  1991 | 90minutes | colour | betacam | feature film | English original version | French dubbed version. | Featuring the music of Luc de Larochellière |  

     
“Challenges without hesitation the taboo of death and plunges into the depths of the soul ... a must-see, even with a knot in your stomach ... and also to hear the music.“
-LE JOURNAL DE MONTRÉAL
     

“Very beautiful, intense and sensitive.”
-Odile Tremblay, LE DEVOIR

             
 
 
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