MOMMY

A film by Xavier Dolan

Cast : Suzanne Clément, Antoine-Olivier Pilon, Anne Dorval

2014 / drama / Canada / original title : Mommy / 135’ / Color / status : completed / Quebec French / General Audience / long feature-film / French catalog

A widowed single mom finds herself burdened with the full-time custody of her explosive 15-year-old ADHD son. As they try to make ends meet and struggle with their unpredictable ménage, the new girl across the street, Kyla, benevolently offers her help. Together, they find a new sense of balance, and hope is regained.