A WOMAN, MY MOTHER
A WOMAN, MY MOTHER

A WOMAN, MY MOTHER

Director Claude Demers

Production year 2019

Length 76min.

Country Canada

SYNOPSIS

A Woman, my Mother is the story of a woman who didn’t want to have children. This woman is the filmmaker’s mother. He sets out to find her in a poetic essay that blurs the line between documentary and fiction.

CAST & CREW

Claude Demers
Claude Demers

Director

Producer(s)

Claude Demers

Script

Claude Demers

Director of Photography

Stéphanie Weber-Biron, Olivier Tétreault

Sound

Patrice Leblanc, Luc Boudrias

Edit

Natalie Lamoureux

Production company(ies)

Les Films de l'Autre

Claude Demers

Claude Demers directed his first feature, The Invention of Love, in 2000, which was followed by a documentary trilogy: Barbers, a Men’s Story (2006), The Ladies in Blue (2009) and Where I’m from (2014). In 2016, he directed My Last Summer, a short fiction, which received 17 awards in several countries. Poetic and human, his films have received awards and been selected in international festivals, such as Rotterdam, São Paulo, Palm Springs, Hot Docs, La Rochelle, RIDM, Vancouver, Hot Docs Interfilm-Berlin, European Independent FF.


Filmography

The Invention of Love (2000), Barbers, A Men’s Story (2006, doc.), The Ladies in Blue (2009, doc.), Where I’m from (2014, doc.), My Last Summer (2016), A Woman, My Mother (2014, doc.).