In a male-dominated motocross environment in the suburbs of Paris, we meet Julia, a young passionate rider who fights to gain respect on the scene. The gang she starts riding with has tough jargon, but Julia doesn’t take shit. Her fellow racers soon discover her talent, but when an accident occurs, her prospects are jeopardized.
Rodéo is an adrenaline-filled and impactful directorial debut by Lola Quivoron, who has created a French working-class portrayal in an action-packed setting. With a captivating protagonist, plenty of breathtaking stunts and diesel fumes.