6.8/10
91
1 user 8 critic

Avant les rues (2016)

Shawnouk, a young Atikamekw, commits a crime. After escaping into the forest, he returns to his community, where he tries healing by investing the native traditionalism. "Before the streets... See full summary »

Director:

Writer:

Reviews
4 wins & 9 nominations. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Jacques is an actor who runs away to the countryside to escape his gambling debts. He meets Simon, a rough and wily farmer who manipulates him into a business relationship. After a ... See full summary »

Director: Louis Bélanger
Stars: Alexis Martin, Gilles Renaud, Emmanuelle Lussier Martinez
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

A group of young people in Québec resolve to form a revolutionary cell together in the aftermath of student protests.

Directors: Mathieu Denis, Simon Lavoie
Stars: Charlotte Aubin, Laurent Bélanger, Emmanuelle Lussier Martinez
Nelly (2016)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

A film inspired by the life and work of Nelly Arcan. The portrait of a fragmented woman, lost between irreconcilable identities: writer, lover, call girl and star.

Director: Anne Émond
Stars: Mylène Mackay, Marie-Claude Guérin, Catherine Brunet
Prank I (2016)
Certificate: 13+ Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Stefie, a lonely young boy, is approached by Martin, Jean-Sé and Lea to record their daily pranks with his cellphone. The four prankmeisters decide to set up an antic that goes beyond ... See full summary »

Director: Vincent Biron
Stars: Alexandre Auger, Eric K. Boulianne, Normand Daoust
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

A man begins having an extramarital affair to deal with his emotional and companionship needs while caring for his terminally ill wife.

Director: Denis Côté
Stars: James Hyndman, Simone-Élise Girard, Denis Lavant
Adventure | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Set in a small town near the North Pole where roads lead to nowhere, the story follows Roman (DeHaan) and Lucy (Maslany), two burning souls who come together to make a leap for life and inner peace.

Director: Kim Nguyen
Stars: Dane DeHaan, Tatiana Maslany, Gordon Pinsent
Les affamés (2017)
Drama | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

In a small, remote village in upstate Quebec, things have changed. Locals are not the same anymore - their bodies are breaking down and they have turned against their loved ones. A handful of survivors goes hiding into the woods, looking for others like them.

Director: Robin Aubert
Stars: Marc-André Grondin, Monia Chokri, Charlotte St-Martin
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

In 1940s Montreal, a young man wrestles with his emotions for his domineering twin sister and his best friend's girlfriend.

Director: André Forcier
Stars: Émile Schneider, Juliette Gosselin, Céline Bonnier
Manor (2015)
Documentary | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

Since the 1990s, the old Gaulin Manor has housed erstwhile residents of Saint-Hyacinthe psychiatric hospital. Some thirty inhabitants occupy this alternative lodging space, their salvation ... See full summary »

Directors: Martin Fournier, Pier-Luc Latulippe
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

After the death of his father, an artisan does his best to raise and nurture his dynamic daughter.

Director: Anne Émond
Stars: Maxim Gaudette, Karelle Tremblay, Valerie Cadieux
King Dave (2016)
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Adapted from the play by Alexandre Goyette, King Dave is the story of Dave, self-proclaimed King, influence but not unconscious, told IN A SINGLE BREATH IN ONE SEQUENCE SHOT.

Director: Daniel Grou
Stars: Mylène St-Sauveur, Karelle Tremblay, Moe Jeudy-Lamour
Boundaries (2016)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Emily Price tries to balance family life and leading crunch negotiations between a Canadian politician and the president of a country whose natural resources are being exploited.

Director: Chloé Robichaud
Stars: Emily VanCamp, Micheline Lanctôt, Serge Houde
Edit

Cast

Cast overview:
Rykko Bellemare ...
Kwena Bellemare-Boivin ...
Jacques Newashish ...
Janis Ottawa ...
Anita
...
Thomas Dugré
Normand Daoust ...
Directeur
Edit

Storyline

Shawnouk, a young Atikamekw, commits a crime. After escaping into the forest, he returns to his community, where he tries healing by investing the native traditionalism. "Before the streets" is cast almost entirely by non-professional Atikamekw actors performing in their own language, and in the authenticity of their native village.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Crime | Drama

Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

4 June 2016 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Before the Streets  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Contribute to This Page