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«Marina» by Julia Roesler, Germany 2018


Germany 2018, Fic., 28 Min., OV/d
Director: Julia Roesler

The film tells the story of 40-year-old Marina, played by the German-speaking Romanian actress Gina Călinoiu, who works in Germany once again as a nurse in a German private household, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. The man she has been caring for over the last few months died last night, now she is sitting on the sofa in the living room waiting for the arrival of the relatives to hand over the keys. Sitting there, she talks in a monologue about her work, motivation and personal experiences. The apartment of the deceased, as a hermetic scene of everyday life and work, is not left during the entire film.