The sap

Manon Goupil – The sap

Lena, 12 years, grows a fascination for her older sister’s boyfriend.

Diploma project (2016) by Manon Goupil


Fiction / 13 min


In an old and isolated country house, Lena, 12 years, lives alone with her mother. She finds refuge in a tree. From there, she sees her older sister Marie and her future husband Eloi arriving for a week-end with the family. Gradually, Lena will grow a fascination for Eloi and will try to attract him in her tree.