Eat Sleep Die (2012)
"Äta sova dö" (original title)

 |  Drama  |  5 October 2012 (Sweden)
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A young Eastern European immigrant, working in Sweden, is faced with a painful choice when she's laid off from her factory in the name of efficiencies.


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Credited cast:
Nermina Lukac ...
Milan Dragisic ...
Jonathan Lampinen ...
Peter Fält ...
Ruzica Pichler ...
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Förolämpad bilförare
Britt Ahlberg ...
Fackrepresentant solveig
Mikael Andersson ...
Göteborgare 1
Bujar Bala ...
Pappans arbetskompis
Elin Berg ...
Urban Berggren ...
Julia Biserka Kovacevic ...
Per Blomberg ...
Kent Dahl ...
Ronald Dordevic ...


A young Eastern European immigrant, working in Sweden, is faced with a painful choice when she's laid off from her factory in the name of efficiencies.

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1.78 : 1
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22 October 2012 | by (United Arab Emirates) – See all my reviews

Raša (Nermina Lukač) lives with her father, a Muslim immigrant from the Balkans, in Sweden. She has a job on the assembly line of a food producing factory and , since his father is disabled, is the breadwinner of the family. She is content with her life, working in the day and going off with her mates for a drink in the evenings; hence Eat, Sleep, Die of the title. That is until she is laid off from her job and finds out how difficult it is to find any job as a female Muslim immigrant with no good looks in Sweden.

The film is shot documentary style with hand held camera and the performances, specially that of Nermina Lukac, are very natural and totally believable. Eat, Sleep, Die is a welcome change from the glitzy soap dramas made in Holloywood and is worth catching.

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