Farewells can be so magical. We skate through balmy summer evenings and dance on tables. But sometimes we have to muster all our courage to finally talk about our fears, in order to break out of unhealthy structures at last. Liberated, exhilarated and deeply emotional, we explore new paths so that we can remain open and youthful even in our old age.
Themes: OCD (obsessive-compulsive disorder), identity, friendship & love, future orientation, family, self-expression, skateboarding, LGBTQIA+, coming-of-age, social disparities, domestic abuse, music, dance
TW: anxiety, obsessive-compulsive disorder, inner-body, maggots, mould, substance abuse, vomiting, domestic violence
Tone Ottilie Frederiksen // Denmark // 2021 // 30:00 min
When Liv falls in love with Anna, she faces a big hurdle. She suffers from OCD and sees only germs, mould and maggots everywhere: How can she express her affection to Anna when every kiss and every touch seems unbearable for her?