Slalom

Charlène Favier, France / Belgium, 2020, 92 Min., feature film, Original version, English subtitles

15-year-old Lyz has been selected for an elite ski program designed to produce future top athletes. Under the guidance of her coach Fred, the teenager’s daily routine at the squad school is characterized by grueling fitness sessions and breathtaking slalom runs. The ambitious teenager’s shoulders are under tremendous pressure, which she has to cope with almost entirely without family support. When Fred begins to take advantage of the physical closeness in training and cross boundaries, Lyz finds herself faced with increasingly difficult decisions …

Meral Molkenthin will be present as an expert after the screening. 

Kino in der Kulturbrauerei |Mo 01.11. | 19:15 Uhr