VENUS VS. ME
Entangled in a realm of thought, twelve-year-old Marie has trouble growing up. When her young mother brings home a new boyfriend, questions remain unanswered and communication seems impossible. Frenetic, Marie tries to win back her mother while she silently finds solace in a world of memories.
writer & director: Nathalie Teirlinck
with: Sarah Van den Berghe, Brit Van Hoof, Thomas Ryckewaert, Geert Van Rampelberg
producer: Xavier Rombaut – Emerald Films (BE)
duration: 29 minutes
with the support of: Flanders Audiovisual Fund (VAF), Ace postproduction, City of Ghent
festivals & awards: Berlinale and EFA 2010 nominee, +80 festivals, +10 awards