Bande de Filles (Girlhood)

Céline Sciamma
France
112 min
2014
Bande de Filles (Girlhood)
Synopsis: 

Oppressed by her family setting, dead-end school prospects and the boys law in the neighborhood, Marieme starts a new life after meeting a group of 3 free-spirited girls. She changes her name, her dress code, and quits school to be accepted in the gang, hoping that this will be a way to freedom.

Screenplay: Céline Sciamma

Cast: Idrissa Diabaté, Karidja Touré, Tatiana Rojo, Rabah Naït Oufella, Yannick Ruiz

Cinematography by: Crystel Fournier

Film editing: Julien Lacheray

Art director: Thomas Grezaud

Producer: Bénédicte Couvreur

Production: Hold Up Films, Lilies Films, Arte France Cinéma

Distribution: Pyramide Distribution

Sales agent: Films Distribution