Affaire Dumont, L’

Run Time:
124 min
French (w. English Subtitles)
Marc-André Grondin, Marilyn Castonguay, Sarianne Cormier, Kathleen Fortin
Daniel Grou
Danielle Dansereau
Plot Summary

Based on a true story, Michel Dumont, a convenience store delivery man, separated and father of two young kids, is charged, judged and sentenced for a rape he denies ever having committed. In the course of his trial, he falls in love with Solange, a young single mother, who believes in his innocence. While he serves his time in prison, she marries him and she embarks on the colossal task of proving his innocence and having the court rehabilitate him.

Festival and Awards

Le Festival de Cinéma de la Ville de Québec, Canada, September 2012
Cinéma du Québec à Paris, France, November 2012
Miami International Film Festival, USA, March 2013
International Film Festival Uruguay, March 2013
Festival International du Film Policier de Liège, Belgium, April 2013
Maine International Film Festival, USA, July 2013