5150 Elm’s way

Details
Genre:
Drama, Horror, Thriller
Run Times:
106 min
Language:
French (w. English Subtitles)
Cast:
Marc-André Grondin, Normand D'Amours, Sonia Vachon, Mylène St-Sauveur
Director:
Éric Tessier
Writer:
Patrick Senécal
Plot Summary

5150 Elm’s Way is located at the end of a quiet street. When Yannick Bérubé falls off his bike, he knocks at the door of the Beaulieu residence to clean up. But Jacques Beaulieu and his family have other plans for Yannick. Beaulieu is a self-righteous psychopath and fanatical chess player who wants to rid the world of “evil.” Yan is beaten, tortured and tormented before Beaulieu makes him an offer: win at chess and go free. Yannick is now a pawn in Beaulieu’s game…

Festivals and Awards

Leeds International Film Festival, UK, November 2009
Gerardmer Fantasy Film Festival, France, January 2010
*Winner: Audience Award
Brussels International Fantastic Film Festival, Belgium, April 2010
Newport Beach Film Festival, USA, April 2010
Weekend of Fear Festival, Germany, April 2010
Brooklyn International Film Festival, USA, June 2010
Shanghai International Film Festival, China, June 2010
Neuchatel International Fantastic Film Festival, Switzerland, July 2010
Melbourne International Film Festival, Australia, July 2010
Motelx – Lisbon International Horror Film Festival, Portugal, September 2010
Rio de Janeiro International Film Festival, Brazil, September 2010
Sitges International Fantastic Film Festival, Spain, October 2010
Dead by Dawn, UK, October 2010
San Sebastian Horror & Fantasy Film Festival, Spain, October 2010
Denver Film Festival, USA, November 2010