Girl is the debut film from Belgian director Lukas Dhont. The story follows determined 15-year-old Lara (Victor Polster), who dreams of becoming a professional ballerina. Assigned male at birth, Lara must overcome more than just rigorous training to realise her dreams.
Girl won the Camera d’Or for Best First Feature and the Queer Palm at the 2018 Cannes Film Festival.
ORIGINAL TITLE: Girl
DIRECTOR: Lukas Dhont
SCREENPLAY: Lukas Dhont, Angelo Tijssens
CAST: Victor Polster, Arieh Worthalter, Oliver Bodart
COUNTRY: Belgium, Netherlandsa