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<i>Housemaids.</i> 2013. Brazil. Directed by Gabriel Mascaro. Courtesy of Icarus Films.
  • Housemaids

    2012. Brazil. Gabriel Mascaro. 75 min.

New York Premiere

Friday, February 28, 2014, 4:30 p.m.

Theater 1 (The Roy and Niuta Titus Theater 1), T1



  • Housemaids

    2012. Brazil. Directed by Gabriel Mascaro. To explore the sociopolitical dynamics between housemaids and their employers in Brazil, the filmmaker gave cameras to seven young people for one week, and asked them to film their housemaids, effectively challenging and renegotiating the roles, intimacy, and power dynamics between employer and servant. 75 min.