Anne Dorval, Antoine-Olivier Pilon and Suzanne Clement star in Xavier Dolan’s French drama Mommy. Filmed in the 1:1 aspect ratio portrait format, ‘Mommy’ won the Jury Prize at Cannes. A single mother (Dorval) finds herself burdened with the full-time custody of her unpredictable 15-year-old ADHD son (Pilon).
Release Date: September 19, 2014 (Canada)
Release Date: January 23, 2015 (USA)
Studio: Roadside Attractions
Director: Xavier Dolan
Screenwriter: Xavier Dolan
Cast: Anne Dorval, Antoine-Olivier Pilon, Suzanne Clement, Patrick Huard, Alexandre Goyette
Running Time: 2 hr. 19 min.
MPAA Rating: R for language throughout, sexual references and some violence.
Official Website: MommyTheMovie.com
A passionate widowed single mom (Anne Dorval) finds herself burdened with the full-time custody of her unpredictable 15-year-old ADHD son (Antoine Olivier Pilon). As they struggle to make ends meet, Kyla (Suzanne Clément), the peculiar new neighbor across the street, offers her help. Together, they strive for a new sense of balance.