At the announcement of the closure of their nursing home at Manoir Gaulin, former psychiatric patients at the Saint-Hyacinthe hospital must reorganize their lives.
Children from a James Bay Cree community affirm and question their identity by asking themselves about the future of their generation.
Léolo presents itself as a real journey in the imagination of Léolo Lauzone, a child from a working class neighborhood in Montreal who seeks to escape the dysfunctional family in which he was born.
Chloe, 18, fled from her Montreal apartment. In the middle of winter, she hitchhikes to Tadoussac, a small tourist village in Quebec.