“There is a long and strong tradition in cinema, from Murnau to Lynch, as an art of the every-day-life mystery, the most likely to capture the famous "disquieting strangeness" present in a certain literature which knows how to stir up secrets, fear, fascination amidst the most trivial scenery. By turning a highway stop into the theatre of an elliptic confrontation between man and the machine, the Canadian Francois Jaros perfectly integrates this line of descent, projecting a possible and (of course) terrifying future for it,” said Pierre-Simon Gutman for the Critics’ WeekOh What a Wonderful Feeling was produced by La Boîte à Fanny, a Montreal film production company founded by Fanny-Laure Malo. She has produced a dozen of short films and two features including Sarah prefers to run, which was selected at « Un certain regard » in 2013. Fanny-Laure Malo is the daughter of the veteran Canadian producer René Malo who came to Cannes on many occasions (Le Déclin de l'empire américain, 1986 ; Les Portes tournantes, 1988).
Stars, hide your fires; let not light see my black and deep desires. Nor any truck.
Watch the trailer here
Sign up for The Pavlovic Today Newsletter featuring news, scoops, exclusive interviews and expert analysis