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Punk Romance
Run Times:
87 min
French (w. English Subtitles)
Anthony Therrien, Rose-Marie Perreault
Pascal Plante
Plot Summary

Theo spends his 18th birthday alone, getting drunk at a brutal punk rock show. There, he meets Mag, a marginal teenager who invites him to spend the night at her place. A love story unfolds between them, but Theo has to move to a small town at the end of the summer, far from a painful past.

Festivals and Awards

Vancouver International Film Festival, Canada, September 2017

Festival du nouveau cinéma in Montréal, Canada, October 2017
*Winner – Best Canadian Feature

Slamdance, USA, January 2018
*Winner – Honorable Mention

Berlin International Film Festival, Generation14+, Germany, February 2018

Quebecine, Mexico, February 2018

Festival du Film Canadien de Dieppe, France, March 2018

BAFICI, Argentina, April 2018

Kristiansand International children’s film festival, Norway, April 2018

OFF CAMERA International Festival of Independent Cinema, Poland, April 2018

Seattle International Film Festival, USA, May 2018

Cabourg Film fest – Romantic Days, France, June 2018

Edinburgh International Film Festival, UK, June 2018

Muestra de Cine Canada, Colombia, June 2018

Festival des Films du Quebec à Sao Paulo, Brazil, June 2018

Giffoni International Film Festival, Italy, July 2018

Maine International Film Festival, USA, July 2018

Rhode Island International Film Festival, USA, August 2018
*Best Director

Athens International Film Festival, Greece, September 2018

Buster Copenhagen International Film Festival, Denmark, September 2018

Festival des Films du Quebec à Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, September 2018

LUCAS – International Festival for Young Film Lovers, Germany, September 2018
*Special Mention

Helsinki International Film Festival Rakkautta & Anarkiaa, Finland, September 2018

Cinemagic Film Festival, UK, October 2018

Festival du Cinéma Québécois des Grands Lacs, France, October 2018
*Winner – Jury Prize for Feature Film

Vermont International Film Festival, USA, October 2018

Leiden International Film Festival, Netherlands, November 2018

Semana del Cine, Peru, November 2018

Olympia Film Festival, USA, November 2018

Gijon International Film Festival, Spain, November 2018

Festival de Cine Canadiense de Madrid, January 2019