aka The Confessional First screened and reviewed in May 2015
Director: Robert Lepage. Cast: Lothaire Bluteau, Patrick Goyette, Jean-Louis Millette, Marie Gignac, Suzanne Clément, Normand Daneau, Lynda Beaulieu, Richard Fréchette, François Papineau, Anne-Marie Cadieux, Billy Merasty, Kristin Scott Thomas, Ron Burrage, Pascal Rollin, Paul Hébert. Screenplay: Robert Lepage. Twitter Capsule:
You'd call it Egoyanesque even if it weren't Canadian: heightened framing, arch tone, perverse and intricate plot.
Exciting mix of narrative intricacy with presentational theatricality, even if both the convolutions and the boldface colorism are open to charges of affectation. Precocious debut.