Magical Flowers
Les Fleurs magiques
Directed byJean-Marc Vallée
Produced byJean-Marc Vallée
Written byJean-Marc Vallée
StarringMarc-André Grondin
André Champagne
Geneviève Angers
Geneviève Rioux
Music bySerge Arcuri
Luc Aubry
CinematographyPierre Gill
Edited byJean-Marc Vallée
Production
company
J.M. Films
Release date
1995
Running time
21 minutes
CountryCanada
LanguageFrench

Magical Flowers (French: Les Fleurs magiques) is a Canadian dramatic short film, directed by Jean-Marc Vallée and released in 1995.[1] The film stars Marc-André Grondin as DJ, a young boy struggling to cope with his father's alcoholism.[1]

The film won the Genie Award for Best Theatrical Short Film at the 16th Genie Awards.[2]

A sequel, Magical Words (Les Mots magiques), was released in 1998.[1] At the time, the two films were planned as part of a trilogy, with the third film to be titled Les Temps magiques ("Magical Times"), but the third film was never completed.[1]

References

  1. ^ a b c d Marie-Claude Dionne, "Les Fleurs magiques". Séquences, September/October 1995.
  2. ^ "Three Genies for Le Confessionnal: Margaret's Museum wins six". Calgary Herald, January 15, 1996.