Explore
 Lists  Reviews  Images  Update feed
Categories
MoviesTV ShowsMusicBooksGamesDVDs/Blu-RayPeopleArt & DesignPlacesWeb TV & PodcastsToys & CollectiblesComic Book SeriesBeautyAnimals   View more categories »
Emile
7 Rating
(13 ratings)
6.5 IMDB rating
Your Rating:

Add to favorites
Directed by


Starring (View all)
Ian McKellen Ian McKellen
Emile
Deborah Kara Unger Deborah Kara Unger
Nadia / Nadia's Mother
Theo Crane Theo Crane
Maria / Nadia
Tygh Runyan Tygh Runyan
Freddy
Janet Wright Janet Wright
Alice
Nancy Sivak Nancy Sivak
Superintendent


Written by
Carl Bessai Carl Bessai
(written by)


Lists

69 votes
Time Out's 1000 Films to Change Your Life (1136 items)
list by AFIoscar
Published 6 years, 9 months ago
57 votes
The evolution of Ian McKellen (47 items)
list by Villiana
Published 4 years, 3 months ago 8 comments
29 votes
Britain's Got Talent: Ian McKellen (83 items)
list by Holy Godiva
Published 2 years, 4 months ago 1 comment
14 votes
In honour of Sir Ian McKellen (24 items)
list by Lexie
Published 5 years, 10 months ago 2 comments

View all Emile lists

Cover art, photos and screenshots

1 vote
1 vote

Reviews

Emile

9 years, 2 months ago at Apr 27 5:15
2 votes

This was a good film, which I took longer than planned to watch. I remember when it was being filmed here in Victoria - mostly because I was going to school when the crew invaded our campus....a campus that was used for the "university" exterior shot, yet is on the college campus and was not credited in the movie. Yet, the University is in the list of special thanks. Go figure.

read more
View all Emile reviews
Description: A broad stylistic combination of cinema verité and magic realism, the film follows Emile's life as he tries to reconnect with his last living relatives: his niece Nadia and her daughter. But Emile's past is sometimes more familiar and immediate than the world before his eyes. As he tries to re-discover the family that he abandoned long ago, he is forced to confront the anxieties in his memories - the family he betrayed and abandoned at the expense of his own happiness. Now, in the twilight of his life, Emile shapes the final chapters of his mental autobiography. Will he become an uncle and great-uncle, surrounded by the love an ... (more)
Release date: 9 January 2004
UPC: 723952077110
Tags: Drama (3), 2003 (2), 2000s (2), Canada (2), Family (1), Redemption (1), {drama 18} (1)
My tags: Add tags
Add to list
Not interested

Add Review
Picture
Video

  
English only, other review rules - Big post screen

Insert image

drop image here
(or click)
or enter URL:
 link image?  square?

Insert video

Format block