"Amoureuses", a film by Louise Sigouin
For the first time, cloistered sisters agree to be filmed for one year in all aspects of their lives. The nuns of Berthierville, the only Francophone community of Dominican nuns in North America for nearly a century, engage in a rare and unique documentary in which exceptional testimonies and archives intermingle.
This film was shot at Notre-Dame-du-Rosaire monastery in Berthierville.
It is in official selection at the Quebec City Film Festival and will be playing on Friday, September 27: Montréal (Cinéma Beaubien); Québec (Cinéma Le Clap de Sainte-Foy); Trois-Rivières (Cinéma Le Tapis Rouge); Joliette (Cinéma RGFM de Joliette) ; Sainte-Adèle (Cinéma Pine).
Source and Information:
Directeur de la programmation/Relations de presse