Isabell grew up witnessing her mother’s boyfriend beating her mother. Say Something is a coming of age documentary where the young person’s teenage years has been characterised by witnessing violence. We follow the relationship between mother and daughter as they struggle not only to communicate but also to understand and forgive. Will her mother listen, and will they be able to reconcile?
Say Something joins My life my lesson as the completing part in a documentary diptych on children growing up in domestic violence. Åsa Ekman, Oscar Hedin and Anders Teigen brings us a powerful, intimate and unflinching story about a girl who is trying to make peace with the past and at the same time chase her dreams.