Pride Amsterdam
04 Aug - 04 Aug
19:00 - 21:00

Rookie + Q&A

04 Aug
19:00 - 21:00

Rookie + Q&A

A tall, awkward teenager moves to a new town and joins the volleyball team of her new all-girl Catholic high school. Everything changes when she falls for the volleyball team captain.

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Sunday 4 August
19:00 - 21:00
Location Wibautstraat 128 Amsterdam

Ace, a basketball star, begins anew at all-girl Catholic high school where she quickly becomes an unexpected recruit for the girls’ volleyball team.

While Coach sees her athletic promise, team captain Jana perceives Ace as a threat. Despite their competitive dynamics, Ace finds herself increasingly captivated by Jana, grappling with conflicting emotions.

This sapphic romance unfolds against the backdrop of a small town in the Philippines, exploring the triumphs and challenges of women's sports through a refreshing female gaze. Rookie challenges and redefines the sports genre, weaving a tale of burgeoning love and self-discovery, imbued with the beautiful summer feel of a high school romance.

Afterwards Q&A hosted by Filipino LGBT Europe. Subtitles are in English.