Triangle of Darkness

(Triangle noir)
Marie-Noëlle Moreau Robidas


In the depths of winter, a historic power outage. The absence of electric heating quickly gives way to mutual aid and human warmth, suggesting that loneliness might be more dangerous than the cold.



Nomination - Best Animated Short Film
Canadians Screen Awards, Canada, 2023.

Finalist -B est Animated Short Film
Gala IRIS (Québec Cinéma), Canada, 2023.

Public Choice Award
Les sommets du cinéma d'animation, Canada, 2022.

Special Mention - Best Animated Short Film
Festival les Percéides, Canada, 2022.


Telefilm Canada Not Short On Talent Program / Clermont-Ferrand Short Film Market, France, 2022.

Festival Regard - Saguenay International Short Film Festival, Canada, 2022.

Les Sommets du cinéma d'animation, Canada, 2022.

Fantasia International Film Festival, Canada, 2022.

Gimli Film Festival, Canada, 2022.

Courts d'un soir, Canada, 2022.

Les Percéides, Canada, 2022.

Festival de cinéma de la ville de Québec, Canada, 2022.

Ottawa Animation Film Festival, Canada, 2022.

Aguilar Film Festival, Spain, 2022.

FIN Kids, Canada, 2022.

Cinema on the Bayou, USA, 2023.

Rendez-Vous Québec Cinéma, Canada, 2023.

Available Lights Film Festival, Canada, 2023.

International Festival of Winter Cinema, Canada, 2023.

Les Filministes, Canada, 2023.

Tricky Women, Austria, 2023.

Journée du cinéma québécois en Italie, Italy, 2023.

Triangle of Darkness

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Director: Marie-Noëlle Moreau Robidas

Cast: with the exceptional collaboration of Pol Pelletier.

Script: Marie-Noëlle Moreau Robidas

Images: Marie-Noëlle Moreau Robidas

Sound: Félix-Antoine Morin

Editing: Simon Gaudreau  

Music: Félix-Antoine Morin

Production: Nicolas Dufour-Laperrière


Original: French
Subtitles: English


4:3, 2048:1536/5.1
DCP, ProRes, H264

Marie-Noëlle Moreau Robidas
Marie-Noëlle Moreau Robidas
Quebec, France

Born in 1989, Marie-Noëlle Moreau Robidas is a French-Canadian animation filmmaker. She lives and works in Montreal. A graduate of the Mel Hoppenheim school of cinema, her student film Quid (2015) has been screened in Canada and Europe. She is interested in intimacy and the inner world. TRIANGLE NOIR (Triangle of Darkness) is her first professional short film. It won the audience award at the Montreal Animation Film Summits.

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