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A man is going to be put to death. Within one room (his cell), his crime, his imprisonment, and his hanging are acted out. To counterbalance the realism of the characters, setting, and costumes, an abstract style of narrative has been used.

1988
Canada
12:20
Original language
French

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Credits

Direction
François Girard
Assistant Director
Pierre-Alain Dostie
Cast
Lothaire Bluteau
Attila Bertallan
Markita Boies
Joseph Cazalet
Yvon Charette
Béatrice Picard
Jean-Louis Roux
Jean-Guy Viau
Screenplay
François Girard
Cinematography
Daniel Jobin
Art Direction
Marc-André Coulombe
Editing
Gaétan Huot
Sound
Bill Vorn
Gaëtan Gravel
Yvon Benoit
Music
Alain Caron
Production
Maïté Sarthou
Bruno Jobin
Zone Productions

Technical information

Color
Color
Image format
4:3
Keywords
Prison, Hanging, Sentencing, Justice, Religion, Guilt