Caméra d’Or
Award for best actor Victor Polster
Prize FIPRESCI Un Certain Regard
Queer Palm, Cannes 2018

Directed by: Lukas DHONT
Year of production: 2018
Country: BELGIUM, NETHERLANDS
Genre: drama
Length: 105 minutes

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.

Lukas DHONT – Director
Lukas DHONT – Script / Dialogue
Angelo TIJSSENS – Script / Dialogue
Frank VAN DEN EEDEN – Director of Photography
Valentin HADJADJ – Music
Alain DESSAUVAGE – Film Editor
Philippe BERTIN – Set decorator
Yanna SOENTJENS – Sound

Victor POLSTER – Lara Arieh
WORTHALTER – Mathias Katelijne
DAMEN – Dr. Naert
Valentijn DHAENENS – Dr. Pascal