Rémi St-Michel

Director

Rémi St-Michel discovers theatre and cinema at François-Xavier Garneau college in Quebec city. In 2010, he directs his first short film Marshmallow which have a respectable festival run and opens him the doors of the cinema program at the University of Quebec in Montreal. For his final studies project, he co-writes and directs The Deer, which wins many prizes around the globe. Encouraged by this success, he goes on with a new short, Little Brother, that world premieres at the Cannes Critic’s Week in 2014. The young man from Beauport as many other projects in his head and is actually writing his first feature film with the help of institutions.

Filmography

Avant qu'on explose

In development

Feature film
Director
Producer: Christal Films

Max

In development

Feature film
Director

Drone (titre provisoire)

In development

Feature film
Director
Producer: Coop Video

Little Brother

2014

Short film
Director

Awards

53th Critic Week in Cannes, International Competition

"Talent tout court" in Cannes, a Téléfilm Canada screening

"Bière à l’année" Award, "Prend ça Court!" Awards

People's Choice Award for Best Short Film at Cinefest Sudbury International Film Festival 2014

Presented at Show Me Short Film Festival New Zeland 2014

People's Choice Award at "Télé-Québec, Espace Court" 2014

Official Competition – 12th Pacific Meridian Festival, Vladivostok 2014

Presented at Cambridge Film Festival 2014

Presented at GIFF, Mexico, 2014

VIFF "Pacific Meridian", Russia - Best Short Film Awardà

Festival du cinéma international en Abitibi-Témiscamingue, Quebec

"Les Percéides" (Quebec) -Official Competition, Opening Film

Vancouver International Film Festival (Canada) - Official Competition

Festival de Cinéma de la ville de Québec (Quebec) - Official Competition

Carrousel international du film de Rimouski - Official Competition

Festival du Nouveau Cinéma (Quebec) - Official Competition

Off-Courts Trouville (France) - Official Competition

Kuki international short film festival Berlin (Germany) - Official Competition

Fesrival International Séquence court-métrage (Toulouse, France) - Official Competition

Festival de cinéma du Grain à Démoudre (France) - Out of Competition

Longue vue sur le court (Montréal, Canada) - Official Competition

Images en vue (îles de la Madeleine, Canada) - Official Competition

Steve Carrignan: Défenseur Étoile

2012

Short film
Screenwriter, Director

Awards

Quebec City Film Festival
Fantasia Film Festival

The Deer

2012

Short film
Screenwriter, Director

Awards

Jury's Award, Festival Off-Courts Trouville

Gold Public Award, Fantasia Film Festival

Short Film Grand Prize, Festival de Cinéma de la ville de Québec

Best Hope Award, SPASM

Third Best Short Film, International Digital Film Festival (India)

Best Quebec Film, YoungCuts Film Festival

Coup de Coeur Technicolor, Festival du Film de la Relève

INIS Award, UDA Award, McAuslan Award, "Prends ça court!" Awards

Red Rock Film Festival (USA) - International Competition

Rhode Island International Film Festival (USA) - International Competition

DC Shorts (USA) - International Competition

Seattle Shorts Film Festival (USA) - International Competition

Cinefest Sudbury International Film Festival (Canada, Ontario) - International Competition

Festival International du Film d’Aubagne (France) - International Competition

Lanzarote International short film Festival (Spain) - International Competition

Friars Club Comedy Film Festival (NYC) - International Competition

Frontale Film Festival (Austria) - International Competition
International Student Film and Video Festival of Beijing Film Academy (China) - International Competition

VGIK International Student Festival (Russia) - International Competition

St.Petersburg International Festival of Debut and Student Films Beginning (Russia) - International Competition

Festival International des Écoles de Cinéma (Belgium) - International Competition

Festival du Film Court Francophone de Vaulx-en-Velin (France) - International Competition

Festival International du court métrage en Outaouais (Canada) - International Competition

Court Mais Trash (Swiss) - International Competition

Whistler Film Festival (Canada, Alberta) - Canadian Competition

Rendez-Vous du Cinéma Québécois (Canada, Quebec) - Student Film Competition

Cinémagine (Canada, Alberta) - French Program

Festival Juste Pour Rire (Canada, Quebec) - Comedy Program

Cinergie festival (Canada, Saskatoon) - French Program

Marshmallow

2010

Short film
Director

Awards

RVCQ (Quebec)

FICFA (Acadia)

"Vidéastes Recherchés" (Quebec)

Fantasia Film Festival

Web

Club de lecture

2014

Webserie, 12x3 min
Director

Jampack.tv I & II

2011 et 2013

Webserie
Director

Education

Bachelor degree in communication, Cinema, UQAM