Pro Tools
•Register a festival or a film
Submit film to festivals Promote for free or with Promo Packages

FILMFESTIVALS | 24/7 world wide coverage

Welcome !

Enjoy the best of both worlds: Film & Festival News, exploring the best of the film festivals community.  

Launched in 1995, relentlessly connecting films to festivals, documenting and promoting festivals worldwide.

A brand new website will soon be available. Covid-19 is not helping, stay safe meanwhile.

For collaboration, editorial contributions, or publicity, please send us an email here

Connexion utilisateur

|ENGLISH VERSION|

RSS Feeds 

Martin Scorsese Masterclass in Cannes

 

Filmfestivals.com services and offers

 

istudio2270


Domain for iStudio Cinéma Télévision based in Montreal, Canada

By the power of images and the emotion of sound, iStudio seeks to communicate, entertain, make people think and encourage dreams!

A treasure chest of ideas! This is iStudio’s most distinctive feature. Since our beginnings, iStudio has worked on the development of many concepts for corporate films, shows, television programs and fiction or documentary film scripts. We like to describe the fascinating process that transforms ideas into reality as alchemy. While ideation is our passion, so is production. Every project is carried out very rigorously. Over the years iStudio has accumulated a solid experience in audiovisual production while producing numerous hours of magazine and documentary shows which aired in many countries. If we count all the years of experience of our associates and collaborators, we’ve been in business for 250 years. iStudio, serving the audiovisual industry since 1757! A sense of humour is one of our other distinctive features. It is scientifically proven that laughter is the best medicine against stress and contributes to greater longevity.


feed

A Happy Man

Film
Film
Original Title (If different): 
Le bonheur de Pierre
Langue: 
French
Other languages or subtitles: 
English
Production country: 
Canada
Running time (In minutes): 
106
Theme: 
Comedy
Category/Format: 
Fiction Features
Student film: 
No
Poster: 
A Happy Man
Film Credits
About the Director: 

An accomplished filmmaker, producer and screenwriter, he has directed several highly successful Québec films including Cruising Bar (1989), Amoureux fou (1991, Eng. -madly in love), T’es belle Jeanne (1990, Eng. You’re Beautiful, Jeanne), L’enfant d’eau (1995, altemate Eng. Behind the Blue and Water Child) and Cruising Bar 2 (2008). Robert Ménard also produced numerous movies and TV series including Scoop II (1992, TV series), Simonne and Chartrand (2003, TV series) and Cher Olivier (1996, TV Series).

Film director: 
Robert Ménard
Producer: 
Claude Bonin & Guy Bonnier
Screenplay: 
Guy Bonnier
Editing: 
Michel Arcand
Film photographer: 
Pierre Mignot
Sound: 
Claude Hazanavicius, Marie-Claude Gagné & Dominique Delguste
Music: 
Sébastein Souchois
Art Director: 
Jean Bourret
Costume: 
Lyse Bédard
Cast 1: 
Pierre Richard
Cast 2: 
Rémy Girard
Cast 3: 
Sylvie Testud
Cast 4: 
Louise Portal
Cast 5: 
Jean-Nicolas Verreault
Film synopsis: 
At 65, Pierre MARTIN (played by Pierre RICHARD), quantum physicist, inherits an inn in Canada from his aunt. He leaves Paris with his daughter Catherine (Sylvie TESTUD), an ambitious fashion journalist, and ends up in the dead of winter in Sainte-Simone-du-Nord, a typical tiny village in the Saguenay, a remote region of Québec. Away from Parisian life, Pierre sees an opportunity to pass on to his daughter the quality he values most: happiness. The allegorical vision of life in this cute little village quickly turns into a nightmare for some. The mayor of Sainte-Simone (Rémy GIRARD) endured Jeanne the French aunt for over fifty years. It is now out of question that he will do the same with a second generation of frenchies.
Budget
Budget Range: 
Over $1 Million
Actual Budget: 
7 500 000$
Technical infos
Technical infos
Original Film Format: 
35 mm
Format Ratio: 
16:9
Film Sound: 
Dolby SR
Video master available ?: 
Yes
Video Type: 
HDCAM, DVCAM
Number of reels: 
6
Festival Selection, Awards...
Festival selection, awards or citation already received and other comments... :
Already selected in a Festival?: 
Yes
Festival selections: 

So far, the film has been invited to the Festival du Film de l’Outaouais in Québec, the Festival du film francophone d’Angoulême in France, the Orlando Hispanic Film Festival in Florida, the New York Independent Film Festival, the Monte Carlo Film Festival in Monaco, the Orenburg Film Festival in Russia and the Montreux Comedy Festival in Switzerland.

Film distribution
Theatre: 
Open
Video: 
Open
International: 
Open
Internet: 
Open
Sales/distribution name: 
Alliance Vivafilm
Address: 
455 rue St-Antoine Ouest Bureau 300 Montréal, Québec H2Z 1J1 Canada
Publicity Infos
Publicity contact: 
Michel Zgarka
publicity address: 
2270, Bennett Montréal, Québec, Canada H1V 2T5
Publicity contact email: 
Trailer availble: 
yes
5
Your rating: None Average: 5 (1 vote)

Links

The Bulletin Board

> The Bulletin Board Blog
> Partner festivals calling now
> Call for Entry Channel
> Film Showcase
>
 The Best for Fests

Meet our Fest Partners 

Following News

Interview for Roger Corman documentary The Pope of Pop Cinema

With Roger Corman, Myriam Brough and Bertrand Tessier

Interview with AFM Director

 

Interview with Cannes Marche du Film Director

 

Interview Red Carpet King Richard Will SMITH

 

Filmfestivals.com dailies live coverage from

> Live from India 
> Live from LA
Beyond Borders
> Locarno
> Toronto
> Venice
> San Sebastian

> AFM
> Tallinn Black Nights 
> Red Sea International Film Festival

> Palm Springs Film Festival
> Kustendorf
> Rotterdam
> Sundance
Santa Barbara Film Festival SBIFF
> Berlin / EFM 
> Fantasporto
Amdocs
Houston WorldFest 
Cannes / Marche du Film 

 

 

Useful links for the indies:

Big files transfer
> Celebrities / Headlines / News / Gossip
> Clients References
> Crowd Funding
> Deals

> Festivals Trailers Park
> Film Commissions 
> Film Schools
> Financing
> Independent Filmmaking
> Motion Picture Companies and Studios
> Movie Sites
> Movie Theatre Programs
> Music/Soundtracks 
> Posters and Collectibles
> Professional Resources
> Screenwriting
> Search Engines
> Self Distribution
> Search sites – Entertainment
> Short film
> Streaming Solutions
> Submit to festivals
> Videos, DVDs
> Web Magazines and TV

 

> Other resources

+ SUBSCRIBE to the weekly Newsletter
+ Connecting film to fest: Marketing & Promotion
Special offers and discounts
Festival Waiver service
 

About istudio2270

Lebeau Jasmine
(iStudio Cinéma Télévision)

Montreal

Canada



View my profile
Send me a message

Film Information

gersbach.net