30.09. - 09.10.2021

Those Who Work Switzerland, Belgium 2018 | 101 min | OV with German subtitles | Colour | FF 2018

Antoine Russbach

ANTOINE RUSSBACH (*1984) was born in Switzerland and studied at the Institut des Arts de Diffusion in Louvain-La-Neuve in Belgium. Those Who Work is his debut feature film.

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Suddenly, the most important thing in the world is gone: a man loses his job and faces ruin. An intense drama about finding a new purpose. Frank (Olivier Gourmet) charters cargo ships for big companies and lives for his job. For over 20 years, he has worked his way up the company hierarchy. But then he makes a fatal misjudgment and is fired. Frank is shattered. He feels betrayed by a system to which he has given everything. Without knowing how things will go on, he calls himself and his entire existence into question – and tries to save the only bond that still counts for anything: that with his youngest daughter Mathilde.
Original title: Ceux qui travaillent
Film type: Fiction Feature
Original language: English, French
Section: Voilà!
Language and subtitles: OV with German subtitles
Director: Antoine Russbach
Screenplay: Antoine Russbach, Emmanuel Marre, Catherine Paille
Cast: Olivier Gourmet, Adèle Bochatay, Michel Voïta, Delphine Bibet, Pauline Schneider
Producer: Elodie Brunner, Elena Tatti, Thierry Spicher, Olivier Dubois
Director of Photography: Denis Jutzeler
Production Design: Elisabeth Houtart
Editor: Sophie Vercruysse
Sound: 0
Costume design:
Commissioning Editor:
Format: dcp
German Distributor:
World Sales: Be For Films
Production: Box Productions, Novak Prod
Contact: Claire Battistoni, Be for films:


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