‘When I grow up’ is a short fictional film about nine-year-old Nora. When her older sister Elin comes to babysit her, Nora's weekend couldn't be better. As the evening progresses, Nora discovers that her sister isn't as happy and energetic as she had thought. What's going on with her tough, grown-up sister?
‘When I grow up’ is a film about pressure and expectations. About vulnerability and honesty. About being an adult. Because being a perfect adult, does that even exist?
In collaboration with the NTR and NPO 3LAB
Thesis Film University of the Arts Utrecht 2023