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Claudie Lévesque



Claudie Lévesque holds a Bachelor in Fine Arts in Film Production from Concordia University (1991). From 1996 to 2001, she is the Administrative Director of the Filmmakers Collective at Les Films de l'Autre (The Films of the Other) and, since 2002, Communications Coordinator at Main Film. Her short entitle "A tree to color" ("Un arbre à colorier") (1994) was selected at the 12th Rendez-vous du Cinéma Quebecois (Quebec Cinema Rendez-vous) and at the Quebec Cinema Festival of Blois in France. In 2004, she presented "White Magic" at the 22nd edition of the Rendez-Vous, a short that was awarded the Kodak Price for Best Technique at the 2nd Montreal Super 8 Film Festival.

L'act'en vert (5', Canada, 1989)
Du côté des petites filles (11', Canada, 1992)
La petite Martienne (6', Canada, 2003)
Magie Blanche (3', Canada, 2005)
Les Souliers de Dorothée (8', Canada, 2006)
Première prise (3', Canada, 2006)
The Rise and Fall of a Long Distance Relationship (4', Canada, 2008)
Ma famille en 17 bobines/My Family in 17 Takes (28', Canada, 2011)


My Family in 17 Takes

Ma famille en 17 bobines (Orig.) / 2011 / Canada / 27 min

Québec. Super 8 footage. Fragments of an ordinary life connected by silence and by voices. The voices speak of life and death, material things and spirituality, immanence and transcendence.





“My work has two strands: the first one deals with direct political images of violence, aggression and protest, mostly in Israeli-Palestinian context. It’s critique of news media, researching the complex, both realistic and surrealistic aspects of these images. The second strand of videos is more abstract and universal, dealing with cognitive, environmental and existential issues,” says the director about his works.

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- 16.1.2017 -

Charter 77

Charter 77

We commemorate the 40th anniversary of the founding of Charter 77 by presenting documentary profiles of the signatories to this important initiative of anti-communist resistance. Learn more about the context of this historical event by means of an authentic film experience.

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- 10.1.2017 -

Merry and Cinematic Christmas from DAFilms!

Merry and Cinematic Christmas from DAFilms!

A bonus subscription to DAFilms.com is a present you will never get tired of thanks to its diversity. You can get it for your close ones or just for yourself.

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- 14.12.2016 -

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