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Emile
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6.5 IMDB rating

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Deborah Kara Unger

Deborah Kara Unger

Nadia / Nadia's Mother
Theo Crane

Theo Crane

Maria / Nadia
Tygh Runyan

Tygh Runyan

Freddy
Nancy Sivak

Nancy Sivak

Superintendent


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Carl Bessai

Carl Bessai

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Emile

7 years, 7 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.

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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 lo ... (more)
Release date: 9 January 2004
UPC: 723952077110
Drama (3), 2000s (2), 2003 (2), Canada (2), {drama 18} (1), Redemption (1), Family (1)
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Emile



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.

This is an excellent film about a man trying to reconnect to the last members of his family, after travelling from England to Vancouver Island (Victoria) in order to be presented with an honorary degree. There are a lot of flashbacks to his past, and the flashbacks are well done, and flow really well with the story line in the present.” read more