Saguenay international
short film festival


Special Mention of the Canadian Grand Prize

The housing crisis had many faces. Those of Jeannette and Frances drive us into the difficult experience of eviction. During many months of anxiety, brief hopes and uprooting, Jeannette and Frances fight, alone and surrounded, against a growing phenomenon: the forced loss of one’s home.

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Music :
Benjamin Duplantie Grenier
Sound designer :
Jacob Marcoux and Christophe Voyer
Screenplay :
Alexandre Petitclerc
Cast :
Jeannette Chiasson and Frances Foster
Editing :
Jérémie Mazan
Cinematographer :
Thomas Fontaine

In competition for :

Canadian Grand Prize

Jury Award

Best documentary


Audience award Official competition

  • Emmanuel Rioux

    Emmanuel has directed in 2022 his first fiction short, Cendres, which has been presented at several festivals. In the last year, he has also directed the second season of the web series Moi, j’habite nulle part, which was nominated for three awards at the Gémeaux Awards 2023. Juste un toit is his first documentary short.