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.
Girl won the Caméra d'Or award for best first feature film and the Queer Palm at Cannes Film Festival. Young actor Victor Polster won the Un Certain Regard Jury Award for Best Performance.
International Movie Night
Because we want everyone to be able to enjoy this beautiful Belgian film, we're screening it with English subtitles.