Scene from the film A Girl of Her Age
Scene from the film A Girl of Her Age
Scene from the film A Girl of Her Age

A Girl of Her Age

  • Portugal
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Mariana is a young woman looking to fulfill the dream she was once committed with when she left her parents’ house to live with Alex, in Lisbon. When he leaves to New York, she cannot bear what has been left for her. Even though the return seemed unthinkable, she goes back to the North. The burden of failure and the crossing of a legendary river, lead her to an ancient tale: once you cross the river of forgetfulness, your own past will also be forgotten. Alex returns while she is searching for a new setting for herself. He no longer believes in this country. She has gotten closer to the place where everything has started for her. He will leave. She will not return.


  • Original title
    Uma Rapariga da sua Idade
  • Direction
  • Screenplay
    Márcio Laranjeira, Mariana Sampaio
  • Cast
    Mariana Sampaio, Alexander David, Ricardo Sobral, Hugo Sousa Tavares, Tomás Gonçalves, Tiago Rochinha, Joana Carneiro, Andreia Bastos, Jorge Braz, Paula Gonçalves
  • DOP
    Sérgio Brás d’Almeida, Susana Gomes, Filipe Brás
  • Editing
    Márcio Laranjeira
  • Sound
    Márcio Laranjeira, Tiago Rochinha
  • Duration
    88 min (46-90 min.)
  • Year
  • Country
    • Portugal
  • Colour
    • Colour
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