The Cut

Nominated for 

Best Short Film

Director: Chloé Cinq-Mars

17' • Canada • 2019

French

Recovering from a cesarean section, Emma finally meets her newborn son. As she overcomes her unfamiliarity and slowly falls in love with him, The Cut explores the complexity of the bond between mother and child.

Writer: Chloé Cinq-Mars

Producer: Etienne Hansez

Cast: Claudiane Ruelland

Director's Bio:
Chloé Cinq-Mars wrote the screenplay of La Voce, a short film directed by David Uloth, which traveled to over 150 festivals and was awarded 54 prizes. She also wrote the feature film The Far Shore, directed by David Uloth. The Cut is her first experience as a director.