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Feature film, 2018, 100 min.

Release Date: 1 November 2018 (Netherlands). The film tells the story of a young woman willing to do anything to make her dream come true. She yearns to become a prima ballerina, but the only problem is that Lara is 15 years old and was born into the body of a boy. Together with her father, she will fight to find her true identity and make her dream come true, whatever the cost.

won prizes

  • FR - Cannes Film Festival Un certain regard selection
  • FR - Cannes Film Festival Un certain regard (2)
  • CA - Toronto International Film Festival selection
  • ES - San Sebastian International Film Festival
  • UK - British Academy of Film and Television Arts Award BAFTA
  • UK - London Film Festival in competition
  • CH - Locarno International Film Festival selection
  • EU - European Film Award nomination (2)
  • SE - Stockholm International Film Festival
  • US - Golden Globe nomination
  • EU - European Film Award
  • FR - César Awards nomanation

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