Return to tiff.’s home page

Film Description

Film Description


Laurence Anyways

In the 90s, Laurence tells his girlfriend Fred that he wants to become a woman. In spite of the odds, in spite of each other, they confront the prejudices of their friends, ignore the council of their families, and brave the phobias of the society they offend. For 10 years, they try to live through this transition, and embark on an epic journey which, unbeknownst to them, may cost Fred and Laurence their love.


"A well-acted drama about two anguished lovers struggling with their own flaws and an unjust society." - Liam Lacey, Globe and Mail

Director: Xavier Dolan
Cast: Melvil Poupaud, Suzanne Clément and Nathalie Baye
Year: 2012
Runtime: 161 minutes
Country: Canada, France
Language: French
Distributor: Alliance Films

Ratings: ON NR / BC NR / AB NR / SK NR / MB NR / QC NR / Maritmes NR


Date Circuit Centre Location
This film has no active screening dates.
Programmers Login