26.9. - 5.10.2019

Eat Sleep Die Sweden 2012 | 104 min | OV | Colour | FF 2012

Gabriela Pichler

Gabriela Pichler (*1980) is the daughter of Bosnian and Austrian parents who emigrated to Sweden. She studied film in Göteborg and her graduation film Scratches (2008) won several prizes. Eat Sleep Die is her debut feature.

rated for 0 + years
With her austere facial features and robust appearance, Raša is not a beauty in the classic sense, but a strong personality, humorous and big-hearted, and a character that remains long in the memory. She's in her early 20s and comes from the Balkans.Now she lives in Sweden and wraps salads in plastic film.She's popular with her colleagues, has a loving relationship with her father and in integrated in the East-European community. But this familiar world is disintegrating. In her factory, the old migrants are being replaced by cheaper new arrivals.Raša now has to deal with job centre burocracy and idiotic psychological courses.There are no jobs in the area, but should she really leave her father and friends?
Orig. Title: Äta Sova Dö
Filmtype: Fiction Feature
Original language: Montenegrin, Serbian, Swedish
Section: Agenda 12
Director: Gabriela Pichler
Screenplay: Gabriela Pichler
Cast: Nermina Lukac, Milan Dragisic, Jonathan Lampinen
Producer: China Åhlander
Sprachfassung: OV
Music: Andreas Svensson, Jonas Isaksson
Camera: Johan Lundborg
Set Designer:
Cutter: Gabriela Pichler, Johan Lundborg
Format: dcp
German Distributor:
World Sales: The Yellow Affair
Production: Anagram


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