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In this film by Denis Villeneuve, a young photographer is on assignment in Jamaica. It's a cultural shock! First anguished, he later becomes quite fascinated by the people he meets, their neighbourhood and their music.

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REW-FFWD, Denis Villeneuve, provided by the National Film Board of Canada

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  • director
    Denis Villeneuve
  • script
    Denis Villeneuve
  • producer
    Iolande Cadrin-Rossignol
  • executive producer
    Gilles Péloquin
  • cinematography
    Martin Leclerc
  • animation camera
    Pierre Landry
  • sound
    Yves Gendron
  • editing
    Suzanne Allard
  • sound editing
    Marie-Claude Gagné
  • re-recording
    Shelley Craig
    Terry Mardini
  • narrator
    Lorne Brass
    Stephan Cloutier
    Adrian Devine
  • music
    Michel Smith
  • cast
    Alma Mockyen
    Michael Smith
    Massive Dread
    Bronco Billy
    Ronald Nalty
    Aggrey Irons
    Hector Stewart
    Guy Soucy

  • bbenelhaj

    What is the theme of the film?

    bbenelhaj, 27 Oct 2015
  • Djazzy

    Phenomenal! Really different from any film I've ever seen. I love the mix of introspection with external observation. Shows the true essence of Jamaica

    Djazzy, 4 Aug 2015
  • Natmitchfun

    Wow! Amazing film making. So real and very clever. It's the Jamaica I know.

    Natmitchfun, 21 Apr 2011
  • tintin

    J'allume... me plogue sur ce site... wow, rew-ffwd, le jour (ou presque) que Denis est en liste pour un oscar.. ça commence... mal, une minute 20 après le début, ça bloque, la tite flêche tourne en rond, tout l'temps. fa-que, à la prochaine... criss que c'est choquand, surtout quand c'est toê qui a tourné ce film ... comme on disait avant: pas grave, c't'un film de l'office.

    tintin, 26 Jan 2011

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