I Killed My Mother

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  • NR
  • Genre(s): Drama Romance
  • Release year: 2009
  • Running time: 96 min
The film focuses on Hubert Minel (Xavier Dolan), a 16-year-old Québécois living in suburban Montreal with his single mother, Chantale (Anne Dorval). Beautifully capturing the anxieties of a mother-son relationship, as well as their inability to re-affirm... read more

The film focuses on Hubert Minel (Xavier Dolan), a 16-year-old Québécois living in suburban Montreal with his single mother, Chantale (Anne Dorval). Beautifully capturing the anxieties of a mother-son relationship, as well as their inability to re-affirm their love for each other, Dolan made a movie that tackles a variety of issues including bullying, the difficulties of single parenting, and many specific challenges facing queer youth.

Original Release

06/05/2009

US Release

04/04/2010

Cast

Xavier Dolan Hubert Minel
Anne Dorval Chantale Lemming
François Arnaud Antonin Rimbaud
Patricia Tulasne Hélène Rimbaud
Niels Schneider Éric
Monique Spaziani Denise
Pierre Chagnon Richard Minel
Justin Caron Jeune Hubert / Young Hubert
Benoit Gouin Directeur du pensionnat / Boarding School Principal
Johanne-Marie Tremblay Enseignante au pensionnat / Boarding School Teacher
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Xavier Dolan

Writers

Xavier Dolan

Cast

Xavier Dolan Hubert Minel
Anne Dorval Chantale Lemming
François Arnaud Antonin Rimbaud
Patricia Tulasne Hélène Rimbaud
Niels Schneider Éric
Monique Spaziani Denise
Pierre Chagnon Richard Minel
Justin Caron Jeune Hubert / Young Hubert
Benoit Gouin Directeur du pensionnat / Boarding School Principal
Johanne-Marie Tremblay Enseignante au pensionnat / Boarding School Teacher
Hugolin Chevrette-Landesque Pensionnaire agressif #1 / Student Fighter #1
Francis Ducharme Pensionnaire agressif #2 / Student fighter #2
Pascale Audrey Professeur d'arts / Art Professor
Émile Mailhiot Élève #1 / Classroom Student #1
Manuel Tadros Propriétaire de l'appartement / Appartement owner
Laurent-Christophe De Ruelle Élève #2 / Classroom Student #2
Mathieau Grimard Jeune amant d'Hélène
Mariflore Véronneau Serveuse casse-croûte
Bianca Gervais Caissière club vidéo
Suzanne Clément Julie Cloutier

Producers

Carole Mondello Executive Producer
Xavier Dolan Producer
Daniel Morin Producer

Editors

Hélène Girard

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