Bintou is from Burkina Faso and loves to lead a modern lifestyle. She dreams of becoming a famous dressmaker. Suddenly her life is turned upside-down when she has to take responsibility for her own daughter again who has been living in a children’s home so far.
A film about dreams, responsibilities and the search for one’s place in life.
DIRECTOR BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE:
Simone was born in 1984 in Stuttgart. She is a journalist and filmmaker. Simone studied Romance philology and political sciences in Stuttgart and Paris. After her graduation she continued her studies at the Filmacademy Baden-Württemberg where she realized several short movies and three long documentaries. Her films are shown and awarded at national and international film festivals. Simone lives in Berlin.