Canada has always been in the word when it comes to lifestyle, opportunities, culture, food, diversity, and more. As for Canadian films, they are admired and praised for their style, linguistics, and diverse topography. Hollywood is not only about the movies from America as many great masterpieces have been created by the Canadian Film Industry too.
A campaign was launched in 2019 to appreciate and celebrate the works of Canadian creators in film, television, video games and digital entertainment. This campaign was MADE | NOUS. The sole purpose of the campaign is to highlight the achievements of Canadian creators and their works and inspiring the audience to recognize and appreciate their works.
Mathieu Chantelois, a successful Canadian business executive and Vice-President of Marketing, Communications, and Development for the Boys and Girls Clubs of Canada, a non-profit company, values Made Nous as an initiative that allows Canadian creator to take credit for their fine work.
So, if you’re stranded at home and willing to explore some exceptional films, then you may try this Canadian Lot. Here are the top five Canadian Films you cannot afford to miss.
C.R.A.Z.Y. is a Québécois magnum opus that describes the story about growing up of Zachary Beaulieu played by Marc-André Grondin, who is battling with his homosexuality in the midst of solid homophobia while growing up with four siblings and a traditionalist dad played by Michel Côté during the ’60s–’70s. The film got various honors, including the City Award for Best Canadian Feature Film at the 2005 Toronto International Film Festival.
Away From Her (2006):
In view of a short story by Canadian creator Alice Munro, Away From Her is a lamentable story about Grant and Fiona, a resigned wedded couple whose relationship starts to shred as Fiona played by Julie Christie starts to experience the ill effects of Alzheimer’s and loses her memory of Grant played by Gordon Pinsent while at a nursing home. The film won seven of the eight Genie Awards it was designated for, and it was additionally selected for two Academy Awards.
Bon Cop, Bad Cop (2006):
This dark parody spine-chiller offers funny understanding into the authentic pressures and generalizations between the neighboring Canadian territories of Ontario and Quebec. The film is a blend of English and French like an Ontarian and Québécois cop are hesitantly constrained to unite in understanding a homicide. The spin-off, Bon Cop, Bad Cop 2, turns out in May 2017, 10 years after the first film was delivered.
The Trotsky (2009):
The Trotsky recounts to the account of an intelligent secondary school understudy in Montreal, Leon Bronstein played by Jay Baruchel, who accepts he is the rebirth of the Russian Marxist progressive, Leon Trotsky. He is resolved to experience each part of Trotsky’s life, from being ousted and in the end killed. Meanwhile, in any case, he is resolved to finding a Lenin substitute and a more seasoned spouse. After he starts working in his family’s dress industrial facility, Leon endeavors to unionize the working environment, and afterward he takes on his secondary school head in his journey to maintain his Trotskyist sees. The film is clever and brimming with unforeseen turns.
Incendies is an eerie riddle dramatization that follows Jeanne played by MélissaDésormeaux-Poulin and her twin, Simon played by Maxim Gaudette, as they remember their late mother’s past back to an anonymous yet war-torn nation in the Middle East. The story is inexactly founded on the life of SouhaBechara. Incendies got eight Genie Awards and were designated for Best Foreign Language Film at the Academy Awards.