Awards

• Best Fiction Film - Festival Cinéma Méditerranéen de Bruxelles
• Best First Film Director - Hellenic Film Academy Awards

Synopsis

Panayiota, a 37-year-old illiterate housewife, leads a quiet life with her husband and their children in a modest neighbourhood in Athens, Greece. To cope with the recession that has been affecting her family for some time, Panayiota for the first time in her life, finds a job as a cleaner in a shopping mall. Despite the ruthlessness of her work-environment, Panayiota breaks free from domestic monotony and gradually gains the respect she never had from her family. When a series of layoffs starts, she will have to face again her personal dead ends. But Panayiota cannot be the same anymore.

Director’s bio

Nikos Labôt studied film direction in Athens, Greece. He has worked as an assistant director in feature and short films in Greece and France. He has shot music videos, 3 short films and a creative documentary. Her Job is his first feature-film as a director.

Original Title

I DOULEIA TIS

Director

Nikos Labôt

Country

Greece, France, Serbia

Scriptwriter

Nikos Labôt, Katerina Kleitsioti

Cinematography

Dionysis Efthymiopoulos

Editor

Dounia Sichov

Production

Homemade films, Sister productions, Sense production