FFF Recommends: Lola

February 11, 2022

11 February 2022



Lola and the Sea

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Lola and the Sea / Lola vers la mer (PG)


Just when Lola, 18 years old and transgender, learns that she can finally have surgery her mother, her only financial support, passes away. Abiding by her mother’s last wishes, Lola and her father, who have a thorny relationship and have not seen each other for two years, have to undertake a journey to the Belgian coast.


Director Laurent Micheli
Cast Benoît Magimel, Mya Bollaers
France / Belgium | 2019 | 90 mins
French with English subtitles


Awards & Festivals

Official Selection, French Film Festival UK (2020)
Winner Most Promising Actress and Best Production Design, Magritte Awards, Belgium (2020)


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