Programme

She Will

Charlotte Colbert

United Kingdom, 2021 / 95 min / English OV / Thriller

Following a double mastectomy, Veronica Ghent goes to a healing retreat in rural Scotland with her young nurse, Desi. She discovers that the process of such surgery opens up questions about her very existence, leading her to start to question and confront past traumas. The two develop an unlikely bond as mysterious forces give Veronica the power to enact revenge within her dreams.

 

Screenings

“A Superb, Sly Horror-Drama Debut Delivering Otherworldly Feminist Vengeance” (...) a superbly crafted, thematically rich fable”- Jessica Kiang, Variety, 15/08/2021

 “a delicate film” Kaleem Aftab, Cineuropa, 9/08/2021

Sélections
  • Official selection, Out of Competition section, Locarno Film Festival, 2021 (Switzerland)
  • Official Selection, Sitges Film Festival (Spain)
Cast & Credits
Cast 
Alice Krige, Kota Eberhardt, Malcolm McDowell, Rupert Everett
Screenplay 
Kitty Percy, Charlotte Colbert
Cinematographer 
Jamie D. Ramsay
Montage 
Yorgos Mavropsaridis, Matyas Fekete
Set 
Laura Ellis Cricks
Music 
Clint Mansell
Production 
Popcorn Group, Intermission Films
Distribution 
The Festival Agency
Biography

Charlotte Colbert is a British / French photographer and screenwriter who lives and works in London. She is a multidisciplinary artist who, in addition to film, has dedicated her talents to ceramics, photography and sculpture. She directed several short films that have won awards at various festivals. She Will is her first feature film.

Filmography
  • 2018 Leading Lady Parts
  • 2016 The Silent Man
  • 2013 Heart of Nowhere
  • 2011 The Girl with Liquid Eyes
  • 2011 The Man with the Stolen Heart