The Shift

  • Laura Carreira
  • Portugal, UK
  • 2020
  • 9'

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Anna takes her dog for a morning walk before doing her shopping. While searching for discounted items, she receives a call from her agency. A film about the precarious work and life of a temp worker on the thin line between security and uncertainty. It premiered at Venice, and was nominated for the European Film Award.

Subtitles: HR

Laura Carreira

Laura Carreira is a Portuguese filmmaker based in Scotland. She holds a degree in audiovisual communication from the António Arroio School of Arts in Lisbon and a BA in Film Directing from the University of Edinburgh. Her first film Red Hill (2018) was listed by Sight & Sound among the best seven films at the 2019 Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival.

The Shift

Laura Carreira
Laura Carreira
Anna Russell-Martin
Karl Kürten
Florian Nonnenmacher
Mhairi Valentine, Maeve McMahon

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