Min lilla syster, rather unfortunately titled My Skinny Sister for the international market, is a warmly authentic story about growing up. This first feature film by director Sanna Lenken describes with humor, love, and grace the toll that an eating disorder can take on a family. Katja, in her late teens, is an all-round winner at life. Beautiful, an excellent student, and a champion ice skater, she’s beloved by everyone. Her naturally proud parents reward her with lovely clothes and talk endlessly about her successes. But Katja’s biggest fan is her kid sister Stella . . .
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