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Michaël Parent
Works at RTC Québec
Attended Université Laval
Lives in Quebec, QC, Canada
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The Martian
The Martian (Ridley Scott, 2015) During a manned mission to Mars,
Astronaut Mark Watney ( Matt Damon )
is presumed dead after a fierce storm and left behind by his crew. But Watney
has survived and finds himself stranded and alone on the hostile planet. Wit...
During a manned mission to Mars, Astronaut Mark Watney (Matt Damon) is presumed dead after a fierce storm and left behind by his crew. But Watney has survived and finds himself stranded and alone on the hostile planet. With only meager supplies, he must draw upon his ingenuity, wit and spirit to ...
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Flight of the Red Balloon
Flight of the Red
Balloon  aka Le voyage du ballon rouge (Hou Hsiao-hsien, 2007) A
little boy and his baby-sitter inhabit the same imaginary world: through their
adventures they are followed by a strange red balloon. Taiwan
director Hou Hsiao-hsien was aske...
Taiwan director Hou Hsiao-hsien was asked to pay homage to Albert Lamorisse's short film Le ballon rouge. Hsiao-hsien or HHH, was as many international directors much appreciated in France and has a wide legion of followers in this part of the world. With the near-perfect Juliette Binoche as the ...
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The Revenant
The Revenant (Alejandro G. Inarittu, 2016) A frontiersman on a fur trading
expedition in the 1820s fights for survival after being mauled by a bear and
left for dead by members of his own hunting team. The bear,
almost everything about The Revenant has been...
The bear, almost everything about The Revenant has been revolving around the famous bear attack and its raw violence. It's a funny thing when one plot element of a 156 minutes film is the main thing most of the viewers and reviewers are discussing about. Well, to add my two cents to the whole ...
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I Was Born, But…
I Was Born, But… (Yasujiro
Ozu, 1932) Two young brothers become the leaders
of a gang of kids in their neighborhood. Their father is an office clerk who
tries for advancement by playing up his boss. When the boys visit the boss'
house with their father, the...
Two young brothers become the leaders of a gang of kids in their neighborhood. Their father is an office clerk who tries for advancement by playing up his boss. When the boys visit the boss' house with their father, they discover that their dad has been making a fool of himself to please his ...
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Titanic
Titanic (James Cameron, 1997) A seventeen-year-old aristocrat falls in love with a kind, but poor artist aboard the luxurious, ill-fated R.M.S. Titanic. With a budget
of over 200 millions of dollars, this epic romance disaster movie is one of the
most iconi...
With a budget of over 200 millions of dollars, this epic romance disaster movie is one of the most iconic film of the 1990's for being the first movie to achieve the billion dollar mark at the box-office, to tie with Ben-Hur for eleven wins at the Oscars, and bringing the stupid catch phrase I'm ...
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Senescence – Endoomed (2015, self-released) This German Industrial Doom metal duo has released an interesting 3-songs EP that shifts at 22 minutes. At first, I should say that I am not the biggest fan of Industrial m...
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Herscher – Herscher (2015, self-release) With the tsunami of doom metal outfits releasing more and more albums, the Black Sabbath inspired genre has made so many followers in the likes of Electric Wizard and Windhand. ...
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Mad Max : Fury Road
Mad Max : Fury Road (George Miller, 2015) A woman rebels against a
tyrannical ruler in post apocalyptic Australia in search for her homeland with
the help of a group of female prisoners, a psychotic worshiper, and a drifter
named Max. In this tale
of surviv...
In this tale of survival, Max (Tom Hardy) is in a dystopian future where a nuclear war destroyed almost everything on Earth except some ressources, read here; water, gas, lots of guns and ammo, and cars. The Humanity is almost back at the stone age, survivors are in clans led by a few lucky ones ...
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Agoraphobic Nosebleed – Arc (2016, Relapse Records) Form in Springfield in 1994, Agoraphobic Nosebleed as been at the forefront of extreme Metal. Defined as grindcore but obviously incorporating many genres they are relea...
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Takashi Shimura and Akira Kurosawa
Note : this review is a
contribution to Symbiotic Collaborations blogathon hosted by CineMaven’s Essays From the Couch . Takashi Shimura and Akira Kurosawa While
Japanese film director Akira Kurosawa doesn’t need an introduction amongst cinephiles, actor Ta...
While Japanese film director Akira Kurosawa doesn't need an introduction amongst cinephiles, actor Takashi Shimura is a more obscure actor name for the majority of film fans. The actor who is generally linked with Kurosawa is Toshiro Mifune, especially as the samurai archetype.
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Education
  • Université Laval
    History, 2004 - 2007
  • Université Laval
    Records Management, 2006 - 2007
  • F-X-Garneau College
    Sciences humaines, 2000 - 2004
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  • RTC Québec
    Archivist, 2012 - present
  • Fujitsu
    Archivist, 2011 - 2012
  • Gestar
    Archivist, 2008 - 2011
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Currently
Quebec, QC, Canada
Previously
Sorel, QC, Canada - Shawinigan-Sud, QC, Canada