Release dateOctober 15, 2011 (2011-10-15) (Montreal) Based onThe Overcoat
by Nikolai Gogol WriterDarrell Wasyk (screenplay), Darrell Wasyk Initial releaseOctober 15, 2011 (Montreal) CastPascale Montpetit (Elise), Julien Poulin (Elises Father), Joey Klein (Sterling), Monique Mercure (Mrs Valinsky), Lita Tresierra (Cindy) Similar moviesNikolai Gogol wrote the story for The Girl in the White Coat and The Bespoke Overcoat
The Girl in the White Coat is a 2011 Canadian drama film directed and written by Darrell Wasyk, based on a short story called The Overcoat by Nikolai Gogol.
Elise, a factory worker who lives in isolation and is tormented by her co-workers, decides that despite her lack of money, she must get her coat fixed. A case of mistaken identity pulls her into events she had not intended.
Steven Bettez as Security Guard
Christian Grenier as Andy
Joey Klein as Sterling
Roc LaFortune as Mr. Rossi
Louise Marleau as Mrs. Prouve
Monique Mercure as Mrs. Valinsky
Pascale Montpetit as Elise
Neil Napier as Spike
Julien Poulin as Elise's Father
Paul Savoie as Monsieur Prouve
Lita Tresierra as Cindy
The Girl in the White Coat earned Pascale Monpetit a Genie Award nomination at the 32nd Genie Awards in 2012 for a Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role.