J'ai tué ma mère

1 hr 35 min
Not recommended for under 10 years.
Available subtitles
Hubert, aged 16, fights with his mother. She drives him mad over the smallest things, and he can't stand her manipulating and guilt-making ways any more. Troubled by this love-hate relationship, Hubert lives his teenage years whilst remaining nostalgic about his happy childhood.

Director: Xavier Dolan (Canada, 2009)
Cast: Xavier Dolan (Hubert), Anne Dorval (Chantale, the mother), Suzanne Clément (Julie), François Arnaud (Antonin), Patricia Tulasne (Hélène), Niels Schneider (Eric)
Genre: drama
Awards : several awards, including the SACD Prize (Directors' Fortnight) at Cannes in 2009 and the Best Film Prize at the 2010 Jutra Awards
Parental guidance: TV-PG