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Hell Runs on Gasoline!

Hell Runs on Gasoline!

| 7 min

This short documentary transports us to the Saint-Félicien racetrack, where engines are running hot and excitement has reached a fever pitch. With its thunderous soundtrack, jarring backfires and choking clouds of smoke, Martin Bureau's Hell Runs on Gasoline! takes us deep inside a chaotic battle to the finish. Race cars hit the track, accidents pile up and the flames of burning engines wreak havoc - an infernal vision that soon dissipates into an eerily silent cemetery of abandoned carcasses.

This film is part of the The first edition. of the 5 Shorts Project, created by the National Film Board of Canada and produced in conjunction with Spirafilm, a Quebec cooperative dedicated to independent cinema.

The second edition can be found here.
The third edition can be found here.

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Hell Runs on Gasoline!, Martin Bureau, provided by the National Film Board of Canada

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  • director
    Martin Bureau
  • producer
    Nathalie Cloutier
    Colette Loumède
    Catherine Benoît