I’m a Girl

Documentary Shorts
award, Youth documentary short
Susan Koenen
NCRV Television and Hollandse Helden
Teressa Pallati Award voor Best Acting, Ozu International Short Film Festival, Italy, Best Documentary Short Film, LA FilmFest, Panasonic Award, World Wide Short Film Festival Toronto, Audience Award for Best Short Documentary, TranScreen Filmfestival , Amsterdam, Best Short Film, Exground Filmfestival, Wiesbaden, 2011, Best short film, Festival Face à Face, Saint-Etienne, Best Documentary Short, Los Angeles Movie Awards, Audience Award (12-18 years), New York Int. Children's Film Festival, 2012
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Thirteen-year-old Joppe is a typical adolescent girl. She’s fascinated by boys and make-up. Joppe is constantly in love – currently with Bart. But Joppe has a secret. Joppe used to be called Job. She was born a boy. If Bart agrees to go steady with Joppe, Joppe will have to tell him the truth.