135+ festival selections, 38 awards — REBEL by Pier-Philippe Chevigny for your consideration for Best Live Action Short Film
"This all-too-plausible piece of speculative fiction by Pier-Phillipe Chevigny is essential viewing for anyone who likes to believe [Canada] is somehow immune to the rising tide of extremism."
-Jason Anderson, Lead Programmer, Short Cuts @ Toronto International Film Festival
Watch Rebel Making-of Featurette: vimeo.com/unitecentrale/rebelpromo
Alex, a six-year-old boy from Quebec, is oblivious to the thousands of refugees entering Canada illegally to avoid deportation. Yet when his father takes him along to a vigilante patrol in the woods to hunt out trespassing migrants, something inside him tells him to rebel.
2019 | 15 min | French with English Subtitles | 1:66:1 | Stereo
Directed by Pier-Philippe Chevigny
Produced by Geneviève Gosselin-G. (Unité Centrale)
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