2018 - Lukas Dhont


Director: Lukas Dhont
Producer: Dirk Impens
Writers: Lukas Dhont, Angelo Tijssens
Category: Features

Title: Girl
Year: 2018
Premiere: 12 May 2018
Original language: French, Dutch
Supported by: Flanders Audiovisual Fund (VAF), Netherlands Film Fund, Le Centre du Cinéma et de l'Audiovisuel de la Fédération Wallonie-Bruxelles, Telenet


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 realises her body does not bend so easily to the strict discipline because she was born a boy.


Director Lukas Dhont
Producer Dirk Impens
Writers Lukas Dhont , Angelo Tijssens
Photography:Frank van den Eeden
Music:Valentin Hadjadj
Editing:Alain Dessauvage
Cast:Victor Polster, Arieh Worthalter
Sound:Yanna Soentjens
Art director:Philippe Bertin
Costume:Cathérine Van Bree
Make up:Michelle Beeckman

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