Determined 15-year-old Lara is committed to becoming a professional ballerina. With the support of her father, she throws herself into this quest for the absolute at a new school. Lara’s adolescent frustrations and impatience are heightened as she realizes her body does not bend so easily to the strict discipline because she was born a boy.
Caméra d’or, Jury Prize for Best Performance (Un Certain Regard) – Cannes IFF 2018
Official Selection (Discovery) – Toronto IFF 2018
Victor Polster, Arieh Worthalter, Oliver Bodart