16th Annual Canada's Top Ten Film Festival: Canada On Screen

Stories We Tell

Sarah PolleyCanada108 minutes2012PGColourEnglish

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Academy Award–nominated director Sarah Polley looks at family and the things we hide from one another, in her celebrated documentary follow-up to her features Away from Her and Take This Waltz.

Introduction with cinematographer Iris Ng Avec son documentaire Stories we tell, l’actrice et réalisatrice Sarah Polley (nominée aux Oscars pour son film Away from Her) explore le concept de la famille et de ce qu’on se cache l’un à l’autre.

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Sarah Polley

Sarah Polley was born in Toronto. She has appeared in films by such directors as Isabel Coixet, David Cronenberg, Atom Egoyan, Terry Gilliam, Hal Hartley, Wim Wenders and Michael Winterbottom. Her feature films as director are Away From Her which received an Academy Award® nomination for Best Adapted Screenplay, andTake This Waltz. Stories We Tell is her first documentary.