SAY YOU LOVE ME // 2021 // FICTION // drama // 15´ // ARRI Alexa

Former figure skating champion Bianca devotedly trains her ambitious son Malik before an upcoming competition. When Malik causes an accident with his choreographer Sergei, Bianca is confronted with the spiritual abyss of her relationship with her child. Caught in a dance of ambivalent beauty, mother and son stagger between tender closeness and brutal distance.

director Kirsten Brandt // writer Marijana Verhoef // dop Antonia Lange // producer Elena Zurbuch // editor Jil Lange // music Jared Meier-Klot