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    Poster of the movie Nelligan
    1991     Biography drama    
    1h 44min
    Original language: French

    In late 19th century Montréal, young Émile Nelligan devotes himself to poetry, to the bewilderment of friends and family. He has a troubled relationship with his overprotective mother and is in open conflict with his father. Father Seers, a printer and scholar, encourages him, but his worsening mental state soon lands him in the asylum where he will spend the rest of his days.

    Directed byRobert Favreau
    Written byRobert Favreau, Aude Nantais, Claude Poissant, Jean-Joseph Tremblay


    Marc St. Pierre
    Michel Comeau
    Gabriel Arcand
    David La Haye
    Andrée Lachapelle
    Jean-François Casabonne
    Luc Picard
    Denise Filiatrault
    Marc-André Grondin
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