• Whitewash (2014)


Release Date: May 2nd, 2014

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 30 min

Plot Summary

A drunk (Thomas Haden Church) grapples with guilt after he accidentally kills an acquaintance and buries the body in the snow.

Cast: Thomas Haden Church, Marc Labrèche, Anie Pascale, Vincent Hoss-Desmarais, Emanuel Hoss-Desmarais, Geneviève Laroche, Isabelle Nélisse

Director: Emanuel Hoss-Desmarais

Genres: Drama , Dark comedy

Ratings & Reviews

  • 60
    John DeForeThe Hollywood Reporter

    Thomas Haden Church hits the exact balance of desperation and resignation demanded by the peculiar story. show more

  • 75
    Drew HuntSlant Magazine

    The film benefits greatly from this bait-and-switch narrative design, as Hoss-Desmarais dials down or otherwise forgoes exposition, backstory, and character development in favor of an ambiguous, almost ethereal dramaturgical approach. show more

  • 88
    The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

    Whitewash is a small but sparkling gem on ice. show more

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