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Death of a ladies' man

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"Matt Bissonnette’s new feature is a highly emotional and entertaining drama supported by a magnificent interpretation by Gabriel Byrne and the presence of many iconic songs by Leonard Cohen."
- Cineuropa -
"[A] likable and melodic dramedy from Cohen enthusiast Matthew Bissonnette."
- Globe and Mail -

SyNOPSIS

A carousing college professor's life takes a series of unimaginable turns, and all the old stories are given a new twist, when he begins to have surreal hallucinations and learns he may not be long for this world.

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Matt Bissonnette
Matt Bissonnette,
Bobby Theodore
Jonathon Cliff
2020
Gabriel Byrne,
Jessica Paré,
Brian Gleeson,
Antonine Olivier Pilon,
Karelle Tremblay
1 hour 40 minutes
English
Canada, Ireland


oncologist

"Dead father and singing students aside, any changes in vision?"

Samuel

"only when I'm really drunk"

Nominations & Awards:
Buenos Aires International Film Festival
WINNER: Best Actor - Gabriel Byrne
Nominee: Best Supporting Actress - Jessica Paré
Nominee:  Best Supporting Actor - Brian Gleeson
Cinequest San Jose Film Festival
WINNER:  Best Feature Film - Corey Marr Productions Inc
Directors Guild of Canada
Nominee: Outstanding Achievement in Sound Editing
- Feature Film
Irish Film and Television Awards
WINNER: Best Actor in a Lead Role - Film - Gabriel Byrne
Nominee: Best Actor in a Supporting Role - Film - Brian Gleeson
Le Gala Quebec Cinema
Nominee: Best Actress in a Lead role - Karelle Tremblay
Newport Beach Film Festival
WINNER: Jury Award - Best Actor - Gabriel Byrne

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