User rating: 0 0 votes and 0 Reviews

Rotten Tomatoes® Score
Tomatometer 95%

Release Date: November 8, 2019 (limited)

1h 49m | Drama

Antigone (Nahéma Ricci), her siblings and her grandmother fled to Canada when Antigone was a child after her parents are murdered during a conflict in their home country of Algeria. Now 17, Antigone is a straight-A student in Montreal with a scholarship to attend a university of her choice.

Their lives are shattered when police wrongfully shoot her eldest brother, Étéocle (Hakim Brahimi) during the arrest of a small time drug dealer. Then they threaten to deport her other brother, Polynice (Rawad El-Zein), for his involvement in gang violence, Antigone comes up with a plan to break him out of prison before he's deported, but her actions set off a sequence of events that soon go beyond her control.

Canadian Connection Canadian Connection : Filmed in Quebec.

Director: Sophie Deraspe
Studio: Maison 4:3
Producer(s): Marc Daigle
Cast: Nahéma Ricci, Rawad El-Zein, Antoine DesRochers, Paul Doucet, Hakim Brahimi, Nour Rachida Oussaada, Nour Belkhiria, Zalfa Chelhot
Writer(s): Sophie Deraspe

Change Location