Fat Front

Fat Front
dir. Louise Unmack Kjeldsen, Louise Detlefsen/Denmark, Sweden, Norway/2019/87 min.
place
date
time
Luna, sala A
2020-09-05
16:15
Luna, sala B
2020-09-06
20:30
Atlantic, sala B
2020-09-08
20:30
Kinoteka, sala 4
2020-09-11
16:30
Kinoteka, sala 7
2020-09-12
18:00
Luna, sala A
2020-09-13
17:30

Four young Scandinavian women Helene, Marte, Pauline and Wilde are all fat, and they’re not ashamed of it. They are part of a growing fat-activism movement that supports fat women and fights for body positivity and inclusivity. The message is that you’re beautiful just as you are. The women connect and support one another at group activities and outings. “Fat Front” gives us a snapshot of their lives.

Pauline runs a second-hand clothing market for plus sizes, and she joins a street demonstration for beautiful fashion for everybody. Lots of time is spent posting defiant photos and videos on social media, the goal being to reach out to even more women. The film is mostly light and optimistic in tone, but the heartbreak can be felt in the interviews. Most of the women struggled with their weight and kept being judged by the outside world for much of their youth. Now, for the first time, they see themselves as beautiful, powerful women who have said goodbye to guilt and self-hatred.

READ MORE
HIDE

  • projection time:
    87 min.
  • country/year:
    Denmark, Sweden, Norway /2019
  • director:
    Louise Unmack Kjeldsen, Louise Detlefsen
  • pictures:
    Sine Vadstrup Brooker
  • production:
    Malene Flindt Pedersen / Hansen & Pedersen Film og Fjernsyn
  • awards :
    2019 – IDFA Amsterdam

Inne filmy z sekcji

We Can Be Heroes

W obronie prawa
Ninosca
Matka
Inne filmy z tagiem

psychology

Epipo, dziecięca utopia
Między nami
Nastolatki
Quebonafide: Romantic Psycho Film
Helmut Newton. Piękno i bestia
Kobieta
 
Doc shop
Buy our films on DVD
NEWSLETTER
Sign up and stay up to date

To optimize the content available on our website and to adjust it to your unique needs, we use the information stored in cookie files on the users devices. The user can control cookie files with the settings of his or her internet browser. Further use of our website without changing browser settings means that the user accepts the use of cookie files. Read more in: Privacy Policy

OK