“A Day in the Life” with Montréal Film Director Susanne Serres

Susanne Serres is a presence. A gentle reminder that we are stars. No wonder that with her first film, she decides to explore space. That of the galaxies certainly but also that of the infinitely powerful which is within. The only space where it is possible to hear the echo of our own unique little voice. The one who desperately seeks to express herself, to connect and to be. Our essence. Susanne is a continual act of presence that gets rid of conventions, fears, the superfluous. She is us. A “we” who has never forgotten that we are stars. Susanne is a journey deep within ourselves.

-Written by Myriam Baillargeon

Susanne Serres – Film Director
Susanne Serres
Sometimes, a good dose of self-care is to just get up at 7 in the morning and take a walk in the park.
Susanne Serres
Being surrounded by creative friends is a bliss. Discovering art and music together is a feeling that never gets old.
A notebook and a matcha latte? Seems ordinary, right? But the number of film concepts / creative ideas that run in my head every time I go to a local café are endless…
Ah, some laughter after a good take on the set of Celestine. Such a pleasure to have worked with these two (Maxine Denis + Chanel Mings) and all of the team of Celestine.
Film premiere of ‘’Au Nord d’Albany’’ with my great and talented filmmaker friend, Camille Trudel.
Susanne Serres
Little snap of me taken at our scouting visit for the scenes shot at the school.
Susanne Serres
This colour composition was for camera test day with actress Chanel Mings, which took place days before the beginning of Celestine’s shoot.


Which ’hood are you in?

Mont-Royal aka ‘’Le plateau’’

What do you do?

I’m a film director. I also enjoy making portrait/fashion photography projects and some visual art paintings/drawings.

What are you currently working on?

The post-production of Bloc 1 of my first feature film named Celestine. I will also begin prep + prod of Bloc 2 of my first feature soon enough… In terms of ‘’what’s next’’ in my career, I’m also developing my second feature film that will deal with mental health issues within a queer love story.

Where can we find your work?

Website | Vimeo | Instagram



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