A moving Belgian film for you this week. See you on Wednesday, 18th October.

“Love According to Dalva” is about a 12-year-old girl taken away from her abusive father and placed in a foster home. There, she meets Samia, a teenager who helps her to navigate her new life and to rediscover her childhood.

The film has been praised for its sensitive handling of a difficult subject matter, as well as for its strong performances, particularly from Zelda Samson as Dalva. It is a powerful and moving film that has resonated with audiences around the world being nominated for, and winning, several international awards.