Yesterday, the first images of the upcoming Canadian comedy French Immersion made their appearance on the web site Lecinema.ca. Note that these pictures were taken on the set of the film in St-Césaire, Quebec.
The story takes place in the fictitious small town of Saint-Isidore-du-Coeur-de-Jésus. The inhabitants of the town will welcome for two weeks a group made of four English Canadians and an American from New York in order to give them a "French immersion". While they live with their adoptive family, the five WASPs must follow one rule: not to speak English during their stay.
However, any of the WASP who manages to escape to their French school's iron fist go in the town's new Indian (as in India) restaurant. In fact, they feel free to speak English. However, the five WASPs learn that every inhabitants of the town are, in actuality, spies who constantly keep an eye on them.
The films stars Jacob Tierney, Martha Burns, Fred Ewanuick, Colm Feore , Olunike Adeliyi, Gavin Crawford, Emmanuelle Vaugier, singer Robert Charlebois and Karine Vanasse.
Other members of the cast will include Yves Jacques, Rita Lafontaine, Marcel Leboeuf, Laurence Leboeuf, Diane Lavallée, Monique Spaziani, Amélie Grenier, Sylvain Marcel and Pascale Bussières.
Finally, the film will come in Canada on July 1rst, 2011.