Movie

Girl

Lukas Dhont
Monday, February 11 2019, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Tuesday, February 12 2019, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday, February 13 2019, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Filmhuis De Zwarte Doos
Price: € 3.50 (Student) € 7.50 (Others)
Reservations via Natlab: 040-2946848

Lukas Dhont, Belgium 2018
Language: French/Dutch, English subtitles

GIRL tells the story of 15-year-old Lara who wants to become a ballerina, with a classical training for female dancers. Lara is accepted in a ballet school and her dream seems closer than ever. But there is one problem: Lara was born into the body of a boy. A body that she will push to its limits in order for her to succeed.

‘ Where most queer films are about external conflicts and prejudice, Lara's primary conflict in this movie is with what she sees in the mirror.’

*CineVue -Girl is an extraordinarily moving film

*The Film Stage - This effort to show Lara’s struggle like a coming-of-age story is what sets Girl apart. Dhont fleshes out his story with little growing-up moments everyone can relate to.

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