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I Am a Girl,Susan Koenen
I Am a Girl

I Am a Girl

Joppe is a pretty thirteen-year-old girl who was born a boy. She fancies Brian. But what Brian doesn't know, is that she is actually a boy. Joppe and her girlfriends are sure: she simply is a girl. A girl who is mistakenly caught in the body of a boy. But then, how do you ask a boy like Brian if he wants to be your boyfriend? Will he understand? And what would we the right time to tell him?

15’ / digibeta / colour

Dir: Susan Koenen
Prod: Hollandse Helden
Language: Dutch (English subtitles) 

Hollandse Helden
Albert Klein Haneveld
Ph: +31 (0)20 33 17 417
albert@hollandsehelden.tv
www.hollandsehelden.tv

Festivals
Oberhausen International Short Film Festival 
Setúbal International Film Festival - Festroia
Los Angeles International Filmfestival
KingBonn Award Festival - China
Canadian Film Centre's Worldwide Short Film Festival
Quito International Documentary Film Festival - Encouters with other Cinema

Awards 
May 2011 Canadian Film Centre's Worldwide Short Film Festival (Toronto, Canada)
•  The PANASONIC Award For Best Documentary Short

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