Login

I Killed My Mother

Sixteen year-old Hubert Minel doesn't love his mother. He haughtily regards her with contempt, and only sees her tacky sweaters, kitsch decorations and the breadcrumbs that get stuck on the corner of her lips when she munches. In addition to these irritating surface details, there is also his parent's cherished mechanisms of manipulation and guilt. Confused by this love/hate relationship that obsesses him more and more each day, Hubert drifts through the mysteries of an adolescence both marginal and typical - artistic discoveries, illicit experiences, the opening-up to friendship, sex and ostracism.

Year: 2009
Genre: Drama, Queer Cinema, French Cinema, Film Festivals 2010, Julia's Favourites
Country: Canada
Director: Xavier Dolan
Starring: Suzanne Clement, Niels Schneider, Xavier Dolan
Duration: 96 Minutes
Rating: M - Contains violence, offensive language and drug use and sex scenes.
7.5/10
Location in store: Foreign (France)

AVAILABILITY

DVD AVAILABLE NOW!

Permanent Collection

For in-store pickup reservations please call 03 3650 615

ALICE ALSO SUGGESTS:

The Adventures of Sebastian Cole (1999)

What's a teen to do when his father is a cold and distant architect, his mother is an alcoholic who...

Igby Goes Down (2002)

17-year-old rich kid Igby Slocumb (Kieran Culkin) is a rebel with a cause: to break free from his pi...

Tarnation (2003)

A wonderfully moving and utterly unique documentary chronicling director Jonathan Caouette's fascina...

Cyrus (2010)

John (John C. Reilly) has barely left his apartment in the seven years since Jamie (Catherine Keener...

Heartbeats (2010)

Francis (Xavier Dolan) and Marie (Monia Chokri) are best friends and seemingly have it all  youth,...

Laurence Anyways (2012)

In 1990s Montreal, Laurence (Melvil Poupaud) tells his girlfriend Fred (Suzanne Clement) that he wan...

Mommy (2014)

French-Canadian wunderkind Xavier Dolan was 25 when he delivered his fifth feature to Cannes in 2014...