What about the situation of foreign female domestic workers in Lebanon? This shocking film on a trivialised and widespread human exploitation system provides a unique insight into a country that after the civil war has rebuilt itself vertically from an urban, economic and social point of view.
Born in Barcelona in 1978, Roser Corella is an independent documentary filmmaker based in Berlin. She began her career as a video journalist for Catalan television. As she developed a growing interest in human stories behind global issues, she started self-producing and developed a personal vision within the documentary field. Her works – ”Machine Man”” (short film, 2011), ”Prisoners of Kanun” (short film, 2014), ”Grab and run” (feature film, 2017) – have been screened worldwide and won several awards.