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Directed by
Joëlle Desjardins Paquette

Status . Market Premiere

Country . Canada

Runtime . 80 min.

Year . 2023

Language . Québécois French . English

Genre . Drama

Canadian Distributor . Entract Films (Triangle of Sadness, The Whale)

Original Title . Rodéo

Lily, 9 years-old, is torn by her parents separation. Her few joyful moments with her father, Serge Jr, are the rodeos in his big Kenworth W900 truck.

When she is taken on a surprise road trip by her father to the biggest Rodeo in the Badlands, far west of Canada, the adventure starts out as a party. But it turns ominous as the landscape changes. Lily soon realizes that there may not be a way back...


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