THE WOMEN OF MY LIFE , feature film, French & English, in development

A seven-year-old girl who believes she was born a fish, takes refuge in a world of fantasy and soap opera romance in order to escape her parents' disintegrating marriage, amidst the escalating Anglo/Franco tensions in 1970 Quebec.

Writer, Director, Producer: Carole Ducharme.

Developed with the assistance of Telefilm Canada, BC Film, Movie Central, The Harold Greenberg Fund, NSI Features First
Finalist at the Moondance International Film Festival 2006 Screenplay Competition (Hollywood)



STRAIGHT FROM THE SUBURBS , half-hour comedy, 1998, English

In a comic, 50s pop-art world ruled by Gays and Lesbians, a suburban teen fears she might be Straight. What will her two mothers say?!

Writer, Director, Producer: Carole Ducharme

Produced by Witness Productions (Vancouver) & Big Deal Productions (Montreal). Screened at more than 40 international film festivals
Winner of the Nell Shipman Production Excellence Award for Best Short Film and Best Musical Score
Nominated for Best Screenwriter & Best Musical Score at the LEO Awards Nominated for Best Short Film at the JUTRA Awards

In the book “Women Filmmakers: Refocusing”, Carole Ducharme contributes an interview about making Straight from the Suburbs, a short and highly original film that demonstrates the effective use of parody to challenge homophobia.


LOVE INTERRUPTUS , drama, 8 min., 1994, English & French

How to get rid of a noisy neighbor without having to do anything.

Writer, Director, Producer: Carole Ducharme

Produced and distributed by Witness Productions

Screened in Film Festivals
Broadcast on CBC, Knowledge Network and CF Cable 9
Nominated for best photography at the Canadian Society of Cinematographer Annual Awards (Toronto)


MON AMIE MAX , feature film by Michel Brault, with Geneviève Bujold

A mother's quest to find her son whom she was forced to give up for adoption when she was young.

Co-Producer: Carole Ducharme

Produced by Les Productions Lazennec (France) & Les Productions du Verseau (Canada)


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