2017 - Heleen Declercq


Title: Girlhood
Year: 2017
Premiere: 14 Oct 2017
Original language: Dutch, English
Supported by: SABAM


Girlhood wants to break the boundaries of the stereotypical concept of femininity. To that end, the maker returns to her childhood where she starts questioning herself about her short hair, missing bikini top and reckless tree climbing. The result of her personal search is a mosaic portrait of young people, each of which reflects a facet of herself as a young woman.


2017: Best Short Documentary - Internationaal Kortfilmfestival Leuven (BE)


Director Heleen Declercq
Producers RITCS School of Arts , Heleen Declercq
Writer Heleen Declercq
Photography:Heleen Declercq
Music:UNOS (Steffi Sturm), Sinephro
Editing:Judith Granville
Sound:Marieke Naessens

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