Directed by : Maher Abi Samra

Alhambra d’Argent pour le meilleur long métrage arabe au Festival Granada Cines del Sur, 2017

Domestic work is a real market in Lebanon, segmented according to the national and ethnic origins of the workers and in which the Lebanese employer is master and the worker the property. Zein owns a domestic worker agency in Beirut. He arranges for Asian and African women to work in Lebanese households and assists his clients in choosing “mail-order” housemaids that will best suit their needs. Advertisement, justice, police are on his side. He decides to open his agency for us.

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Photography : Claire Mathon

Editing : Ruben Korenfeld

Producer : Orjouane Productions

Executive producer : Les Films d’Ici - Serge Lalou & Camille Laemlé

Partners : France Télévisions

Langue : Libannais / Français

Available version : Français / Anglais

Length : 67'

ISAN : 0000-0003-C2EE-0000-H-0000-0000-N


International sales : The Party Film Sales

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