By Kathleen Mullen & Gisèle Gordon Toronto International Film Festival Group, Toronto, Canada January 2009
Canadian filmmaker Marie-Josée Saint-Pierre has just come back from the prestigious Cannes International Film Fest where her documentary Jutra was featured in the lineup of the 46th Director’s Fortnight – an honor not simply bestowed on any film.
Passages is selected as one of the best 10 Canadian short films of the year!
"Strikingly expressive animation illuminates this deeply moving tale of unexpected horror. Marie-Josée Saint-Pierre delicately balances the personal with the universal to convey her terrifying journey with powerful grace. "