Reel Shorts 2016

  • 20:39
  • France/Belgium
  • 2014
  • French with English subtitles

Albertine is an elderly widow who spends her time going to funerals or sitting in her apartment, planning her own. Then one evening, her attempt to change a lightbulb is interrupted by a knock on the door. As she plans for the end of her life, is it possible there might be a new beginning? Won Best International Short Film at the 2015 Cleveland International Film Festival among other awards.

Advisory

  • Coarse Language

Co-Writer/Director

  • Alexis Van Stratum
*Canadian premiere*