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2011 French film directed by CÚline Sciamma (''Water Lilies'').

Ten years old Laure is used to moving around. She's moving once again, but this time her parents plan on staying in a suburb for a while.

She meets Lisa, a girl her age, who mistakes her for a boy. Laure introduces herself to Lisa and the local children as "MickaŰl ". She keeps this secret from her parents, and it is summer so she hasn't ran into any problems with school yet. She also develops a mutual crush on Lisa.
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!!This movie contains examples of:

* AnnoyingYoungerSibling: Jeanne, though a mild example.
* AttractiveBentGender
* {{Bifauxnen}}: Laure.
* BigBrotherInstinct: Laure has one toward her little sister, who says she used to beat up anyone who teased her and that their old neighborhood was scared of her. She could have been exaggerating, but [[spoiler:Laure gets into a fight with a boy who pushed her sister and wins.]]
* BittersweetEnding: [[spoiler:[[HumiliationConga Laure is forced to be seen as a girl again, the kids humiliate her, and Lisa seems to have broken off her romance with her]]]].. But it seems Laure and Lisa are still friends.
* ButchLesbian: ...Or transgender boy?
* BookEnds: Near the beginning Laure introduces herself as "Mickael" and at the end she introduces herself again as Laure.
* FirstKiss: Lisa drags "Mickael" to a secluded area, and kisses her.
* KidsAreCruel: [[spoiler: The boys force Laure to take off her short pants towards the end.]]
* OneOfTheBoys
* OutdoorsyGal: Laure.
* RecursiveCrossdressing: When Lisa and "Mickael" play with some girly makeup after the dance.
* SpiritualSuccessor: To ''MaVieEnRose''.
* StockScream: None other than the ''Wilhelm Scream''.
* SweetOnPollyOliver: Lisa and Laure develop a romance.
* {{Tomboy}}: ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin, and taken UpToEleven (not only does she behave like a boy, she ''passes as a boy'').
* TomboyAndGirlyGirl: Laure and Jeanne, Laure and Lisa.
* [[spoiler: UnsettlingGenderReveal]]
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