Mars ROBERGE grew up in Toronto and studied at York University. After graduating in 1995, he worked as a DJ in a number of clubs and also played in several bands. In 2013 his self-edited documentary The Little House That Could was released. It was shown at multiple international film festivals, including Frameline. His recent film, Scumbag (2017), was financed through the crowdfunding website Indiegogo.
Mars Roberge at IFFR
A young hipster fights for his sanity as he joins a telemarketing company, full of crazy workers, ex-convicts and murderers. It’s anarchy on the phone line and in this dark comedy on self-fulfilment under extreme conditions, showcasing a plethora of legendary faces from the US underground culture.