On September 6th at 5:30 PM, watch the movie J'ai tué ma mère at cSPACE.
A 2009 Canadian drama film directed by Xavier Dolan.
Won three awards from the Director's Fortnight program
at the 2009 Cannes Film Festival.
Hubert is a 16-year-old Québécois living in suburban Montreal with his single mother. One morning, as his mother drives him to school, Hubert starts an argument with her about her applying makeup while driving. The argument ends when Chantale stops the car and tells him to walk to school. At school Hubert claims to his teacher, Ms Cloutier, that his mother is dead. After the teacher finds out that it is a lie, she expresses this lie as "you killed your mother." This inspires Hubert to write an essay for school titled "I killed my mother."
In French with English subtitles. This is a FREE activity!
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