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Stardom FilmPoster.jpeg
Directed by Denys Arcand
Written by J.Jacob Potashnik
Denys Arcand
Starring Jessica Paré
Dan Aykroyd
Music by François Dompierre
Edited by Isabelle Dedieu
Alliance Atlantis
Serendipity Point Films
Cinémaginaire Inc.
Ciné B
Distributed by Lions Gate Films (USA)
Pathé (France)
Release date
May 17, 2000
Running time
100 minutes
Country Canada
Language English / French
Budget $6.7 million
Box office $150.000[1]

Stardom is a 2000 Canadian comedy-drama film directed by Denys Arcand and written by J.Jacob Potashnik and Arcand. It stars Jessica Paré and Dan Aykroyd. It tells the story of a young girl who tries to cope with her rise to stardom after being discovered by a fashion agency. The film was screened out of competition at the 2000 Cannes Film Festival.[2]

  • Other titles:
15 Moments (Canada: English title)
Stardom (France)
Stardom - Le culte de la célébrité (Canada: French title)

Arcand cited his later film Days of Darkness (2007) as similar to Stardom, though Days of Darkness was ostensibly a sequel to his other films The Decline of the American Empire (1986) and The Barbarian Invasions (2003).[3]



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  2. ^ "Festival de Cannes: Stardom". Retrieved 2009-10-17.
  3. ^ Coulombe, Michel (8 November 2007). "Qu'est-ce qui cloche avec Denys Arcand ?". L'actualité. Retrieved 30 December 2016.

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