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Eat Sleep Die (2012)

Äta sova dö (original title)
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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Gabriela Pichler
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Cast

Credited cast:
Nermina Lukac Nermina Lukac ... Rasa
Milan Dragisic Milan Dragisic ... Pappan
Jonathan Lampinen Jonathan Lampinen ... Nicki
Peter Fält Peter Fält ... Peter
Ruzica Pichler Ruzica Pichler ... Rosi
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Nils Addo Nils Addo ... Förolämpad bilförare
Britt Ahlberg Britt Ahlberg ... Fackrepresentant solveig
Mikael Andersson Mikael Andersson ... Göteborgare 1
Bujar Bala Bujar Bala ... Pappans arbetskompis
Elin Berg Elin Berg ... Elin
Urban Berggren Urban Berggren ... Butikschef
Julia Biserka Kovacevic Julia Biserka Kovacevic ... Fabriksarbetare
Per Blomberg Per Blomberg ... Fackrepresentant
Kent Dahl Kent Dahl ... Livsmedelshandlare
Ronald Dordevic Ronald Dordevic ... Festdeltagare
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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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Country:

Sweden

Language:

Swedish | Bosnian

Release Date:

5 October 2012 (Sweden) See more »

Also Known As:

Eat Sleep Die See more »

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Budget:

SEK11,700,000 (estimated)

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$58,278
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1.78 : 1
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At last, kitchen zink is back
10 February 2013 | by stenssonSee all my reviews

It's not an uncommon story. People get unemployed and try to find a new job. Of course on the employers conditions. This means humiliation and despair. Also common feelings which has been neglected in Swedish movies for long.

Here it's very personalized, because in reality, there's of course always a living human being behind these stories. Nermina Lukac as the unemployed girl is superb and so is her father, played by Milan Dragisic. His situation is worse, since he's worn out and hardly can work at all.

Also another aspect here. The immigrants have become the new working class. A new kind of situation.


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