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Every Emotion Costs (2010)

Not Rated | | Drama | 2010 (Canada)
An exploration of the reality of returning home on the reserve to face family, community and death. We follow Quilla and her sister June as they return to bury their mentally ill mother. ... See full summary »

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Darlene Naponse

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Darlene Naponse
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Cast

Credited cast:
Nathaniel Arcand ... Niingwauk
Tantoo Cardinal ... Aunt Marcy
Adam Garcia ... Wade
Madeline McGregor Madeline McGregor ... Mary
Sage Petahtegoose Sage Petahtegoose ... Ella
Michelle St. John ... Juniper
Roseanne Supernault ... Quilla
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An exploration of the reality of returning home on the reserve to face family, community and death. We follow Quilla and her sister June as they return to bury their mentally ill mother. They were abandoned by their mother sixteen years ago and haven't returned home for over seven years. From medications to love, addiction revels in the characters lives, edifying their own personal rituals, pain, lust and disappointment. All this leads them through ceremony. It is family that helps Quilla and June to find their true calling in life. Written by Nite Fall Studios

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The Ceremony of Returning Home

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Canada

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English

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2010 (Canada) See more »

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CAD300,000 (estimated)
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Nearly 50% of the film production crew was local to Northern Ontario and new to the film industry. The other half were comprised of professional talent from across Canada. See more »

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Adam García's messy accent
18 January 2019 | by how-coolSee all my reviews

Adam García's character, Wade, claims to be from England when asked about his accent - but García hasn't even attempted to mask his patently AUSTRALIAN accent.


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