by Ninja Thyberg

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Italian premiere

genre: fiction

(Sweden, Netherlands, France / 2021 / 109’)

Bella arrives in Los Angeles from her hometown in Sweden, with dreams of becoming the next porn superstar. However, as her ruthless ambition leads her into increasingly dangerous territory, Bella struggles to reconcile her dreams of empowerment with the reality of the darker side of her industry. Thyberg’s captivating debut addresses powerful ideas of consent and agency in sex work, through a fearless and uncompromising viewpoint.

This film contains images of sexual violence that may disturb some viewers.

in collaboration with Mubi