Philippe Lesage

Philippe Lesage

Canada

In reality, people are multidimensional, they're complex. We all have to fight and struggle within ourselves, with our good sides and bad sides.    

Biography

Philippe Lesage began his career as a documentarian and made four acclaimed films, including THE HEART THAT BEATS (2010), which was notably awarded the Jutra for Best Documentary. His first fiction feature film, THE DEMONS (2015), was shown in the official competition in San Sebastian and won the Golden Gate Award in San Francisco, among others. GENESIS (2018), the follow-up to that film, premiered at the Locarno Festival and won many awards throughout its festival run.

Films Selection