Running Time: 101 min.
Release Date: November 28, 2008 (limited)
DVD: May 26, 2009
Cast: Vincent Guillaume Otis, Luc Picard, Alexis Martin, Isabel Richer, Marie Brassard, Marie-Chantal Perron, Antoine Bertrand, René Richard Cyr, Maude Laurendeau, Gildor Roy
This is the story of a man called Babine and his fellow villagers: Toussaint Brodeur the Fly-tamer, a blacksmith in love with a widow from St. Barnabé who cheats on him with the "old-model" priest; Méo the hairdresser whose love for the bottle gives his customers strange hairdos; Madame Gélinas, who has been pregnant for the last two decades and who can't seem to make her cakes rise up anymore; the beautiful "belle Lurette" who has been crying her eyes out and peeling petals off daisies ever since her true love went to War; and, last but not least, Babine, the Witch's son, at odds with the strict "shiny-new" priest.
Discover the world of Fred Pellerin, a place where oxes can fall in love and where a clock can grow from where a pocket watch is sown.
Studio: Alliance Vivafilm
Producer(s): Lorraine Richard, Luc Martineau
Screenplay: Fred Pellerin