Just as Lola (Mya Bollaers) learns that she can finally have her life changing surgery, she receives the news that her mother has passed away. Lola travels home for the funeral and to face her estranged father, Phillipe (Benoît Magimel, The Piano Teacher), for the first time in two years.
Abiding by her mother’s last wishes, Lola and Phillipe embark on a journey together to the North Sea, to scatter her ashes. Forced to spend time alone together Phillipe begins to accept his daughter for the first time.
Introducing Margritte Awards (Belgium’s Oscar Awards) Most Promising Actress winner Mya Bollaers, LOLA AND THE SEA is a tender exploration of family relationships and identity.