Philippe Falardeau

The Good Lie Review

Nothing at all like the trailer and poster marketing it, The Good Lie is an exceptionally well rounded look at the refugee experience.

Monsieur Lazhar Review

Canadians have been abuzz that one of their own has made its way to a nomination on film’s grandest stage, and rightfully so. Director Philippe Falardeau’s Monsieur Lazhar takes the well worn template of an inspirational teacher movie and creates something far grander out of a type of film that often lends itself to grandstanding and speeches.