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2023 16 min
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Walking the line between fact and fiction, Fire-Jo Ball shines a light on Jo-Ann, a 57-year-old barmaid who dreams of being a singer and actress.

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Jo-Ann, a 57-year-old bartender, dreams of becoming a singer and actress. Oscillating between spectacular and intimate, between extra and ordinary, Jo-Ann infuses her daily life (and the film) with true main-character energy. At the crossroads of genres, Fire-Jo Ball paints the portrait of a woman who loves all things rosy even, if her life isn’t always so.
  • researcher
    Audrey Nantel-Gagnon
  • writer
    Audrey Nantel-Gagnon
  • director
    Audrey Nantel-Gagnon
  • participation
    Jo-Ann Thibault
    Louka Wesley
    Mélanie Caron
    Daniel Leduc
    Jean-Pierre Bouffard
    Eliza Tremblay
  • producer
    Nathalie Cloutier
  • editor
    Rébécca Gagnon-Paolitto
  • director of photography
    Cloé Lafortune
  • location sound
    Jacob Marcoux
    Jordan Choinière
    Jérémie Mazan
  • sound design
    Marie-Pierre Grenier
  • line producer
    Mélanie Lasnier
  • production manager
    Laurie Pominville
  • additional images
    Étienne Dagenais
  • additional production manager
    Fiona Cully
  • camera assistant
    Myriam Payette-Bourdages
    Laura Torres
  • assistant director
    Carlos Cortes
  • assistant art director
    Samuel Graveline
  • key grip
    Clémentine Martin
  • key gaffer
    Mirko Lafrenière
  • best boy gaffer
    Simon Di Genova
  • motion consultant
    Alice Blanchet-Gavouyère
  • stylist
    Audrey Nantel-Gagnon
  • dresser
    Judith Chartier
  • makeup artist and hairdresser
    Lydia Depeault
  • photographer
    Didier Pigeon-Perreault
  • participant
    Myriam Bernet
    Jean-Pierre Bouffard
    Adrian Giraud
    Miguel Lambert
    Daniel Leduc
    Frédérique Lespérance
    Olivier Maltais
    Annie Martineau
    Léa-Marie Paiement
    Anastasia Popov
    Philippe Sasseville
    Marleen Smith
  • technical support - editing
    Pierre Dupont
    Marie-Josée Gourde
    Patrick Trahan
  • translation
    Difuze inc.
  • subtitling
    Difuze inc.
  • graphic design
    Mélanie Bouchard
  • online editing
    Yannick Carrier
  • colourization
    Yannick Carrier
  • foley
    Stéphane Cadotte
  • foley recording
    Geoffrey Mitchell
  • re-recording
    Isabelle Lussier
  • legal advisor
    Julie Patry
  • media relation
    Sophie St-Pierre
  • marketing manager
    Karine Sévigny
  • marketing coordinator
    Jolène Lessard
  • administrator
    Sia Koukoulas
  • senior production coordinator - administration
    Brenda Nixon
  • studio coordinator
    Stéphanie Lazure
    Gabrielle Dupont
  • senior production coordinator
    Joëlle Lapointe
    Chinda Phommarinh
  • production coordinator
    Alexandra Bourque
    Lucia Corak
    Alexandra Levert
  • technical coordination
    Esther Viragh
    Luc Binette
    Daniel Claveau
  • executive production
    Nathalie Cloutier