Céline Sciamma continues her exploration of the effects of social conventions on delicately forming female identities in her triumphant third film. Oppressed by her family settings, dead-end school prospects and the ruling boys in the neighbourhood, Marieme starts a new life after meeting a group of free-spirited girls. She changes her name, her dress code, and quits school to become part of the gang, hoping that this will be her way to freedom.
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