Lisa, Steffi, Laura and Fabienne are 14 – and pregnant. Naturally they also are teenagers, schoolgirls and the children of their parents. The film accompanies them on their emotional rollercoaster ride through pregnancy, childbirth and right into a new life.
With a nonjudgmental and intrepid point of view, this documentary portrays the process of becoming a mother as a teenager. Vierzhen gives a voice to four young women, allowing them to express the challenges and surprises of their decisions with honesty and warmth.
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Alain Resnais, 1956, France
Dziga Vertov, 1929, Soviet Union
Chris Marker, 1983, France
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Robert J. Flaherty, 1922, United States
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