Love Acording To Dalva

18 October 2023

Belgium/France 2022

88 Minutes

Director: Emmanuelle Nicot

Featuring an extraordinary performance from Zelda Samson as Dalva, a 12-year-old girl who is home-schooled and hidden from society by her father. When one evening the police forcibly take her into foster care, Dalva must learn to understand that her father’s abuse is not what real love is. With the help of her new roommate Samia and social worker Jayden, she gradually steps into a childhood that was almost lost.

Rotterdam International Film Festival 2023 – Winner – Audience Award