99 minutes – Drama
Festival release date: February 28, 2019 (RVCQ)
Production company: Parce que Films>br/>
Canadian distributor: Fun Film Distribution
Nous sommes Gold (We Are Gold) is set in a fictitious town in Québec’s Abitibi-Témiscamingue region and stars Monia Chokri as Marianne. Ten years earlier her parents died in a mining accident, an event from which she has never recovered. Now a successful indie rock musician she is returning to her hometown. This film is the second feature by director Éric Morin. It received nominations for Best Actor (Patrick Hivon) and Best Original Music the 3rd Prix Iris.