7 Days

Details
Genre:
Crime, Drama, Thriller
Run Time:
115 min
Language:
French (w. English Subtitles)
Cast:
Claude Legault, Rémy Girard, Martin Dubreuil, Fanny Mallette, Rose-Marie Coallier
Director:
Daniel Grou
Writer:
Patrick Senécal
Plot Summary

Bruno Hamel, a surgeon in his late thirties, leads a happy life with his wife and 8-year old daughter. But when his child is raped and then murdered, everything changes. After the “monster” is arrested, Bruno plots revenge by kidnapping him on the day he appears in court. Bruno lets the police in on his plan: he will torture the murderer for seven days, then execute him. Once this task is accomplished Bruno will give himself up.

Festival and Awards

Sundance Film Festival, USA, January 2010
Cinequest Film Festival, USA, February 2010
Brussels International Fantastic Film Festival, Belgium, April 2010
Weekend of Fear Festival, Germany, April 2010
Neuchatel International Fantastic Film Festival, Switzerland, July 2010
Puchon International Fantastic Film Festival, South Korea, July 2010
Festival du film francophone d’Angoulême, France, August 2010
Warsaw International Film Festival, Poland, October 2010
Sitges International Fantastic Film Festival, Spain, October 2010
Taipei Golden Horse Film Festival, Taiwan, November 2010