Not Made of Sugar

12-year-old Michelle is tired of being heavier than other girls. To be honest, she didn’t even realize she was heavy, until she got picked on. In this short, Michelle has decided to focus on a healthier lifestyle. Will she gain enough self-esteem to have the courage to jump in the pool with a bikini, just like the other girls?

  • Name in Original Language: Niet van suiker
  • Director: Saskia Fris
  • Country: Hollanti
  • Year: 2015
  • Length: 20 min
  • Cinematography: Roel van ’t Hoff
  • Editing: Francesco Indaco
  • Audio: Carla van der Meljs
  • Production: Anouk Donker, Lisa de Smet / IKON Just Kids