OCanFilmFest2020 Ottawa Canadian Film Festival

Saint-Tite tells the story of a family living their last weekend together at the rodeos of the Festival Western de Saint-Tite.

photo credit: Sam Trudelle
Elizabeth Marcoux-Bélair and Florence Pelletier

Florence Pelletier and Elizabeth Marcoux-Bélair, directors

Florence Pelletier has had the chance to write and direct several short films and documentaries that have appeared at festivals in Québec and overseas. In 2013, alongside Juliette Gosselin, Florence co-directed the fiction short film MES ANGES À TÊTE NOIRE, which won the Horizon Award at Sundance Film Festival. Recently, she completed her first feature documentary, PASSAGES, coming to theaters in Quebec on December 4th, 2020.

Elizabeth Marcoux-Bélair is an actress, screenwriter and director. She starred and co-scripted the short film FOX LAKE with Florence Pelletier in 2016. In 2019, Florence and Elizabeth co-directed their first short film together, SAINT-TITE.

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and out of an abundance of caution this year’s festival will take place online.  Check for more details on our OCanFilmFest2020 page.