The Second Sex
(Det annet kjønn)
A film by Katja Eyde Jacobsen
Drama, (In development), Norway
THE SECOND SEX is a story about three women from three different generations. THE SECOND SEX is a feminist project. The story portraits how it is like to grow up as a woman through the three characters. How does being a woman affect choices, ambitions and the relationships with others? THE SECOND SEX is a film with both documentary and fictional elements.
Katja Eyde Jacobsen got her degree from European Film College in Ebeltoft, FAMU in Czech Republic and The Norwegian Film School in Lillehammer. Her graduation film HERFRA TIL MÅNEN (2006) got nominated for the Amanda Awards and won a lot of international award titles. In 2009 she debuted as a feature film director with YATZY which won the Best Childrenand Youth Film Award at the film festival in Lübeck.