EFP Cannes
27 July 2017

Two Euro per Hour (first feature)

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Trailer

original title:

DUE EURO L'ORA

directed by:

cast:

Peppe Servillo, Chiara Baffi, Paolo Gasparini, Massimo De Matteo, Antonella Morea, Lello Serao, Marianna Mercurio, Alessandra Mascarucci, Alyona Osmanova, Patrizia Di Martino, Davide Schiavo, Peppe Miale, Lorena Leone, Gabriele D'Aquino

cinematography:

set design:

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producer:

production:

country:

Italy

year:

2015

film run:

80'

format:

colour

release date:

12/05/2016

festival & awards:

In Southern Italy two women meet. Rosa, 17, has a boyfriend who, she hopes, will take her far from the village. Gladys, 35, returned from Venezuela without money, unmarried, has given up her dreams. Gladys meets Aldo and believes in the possibility of a new life, But it is an illusion. Gladys and Rosa they hope, laugh, love and work for 2 euro per hour in a lab below street level, with no windows, harassed by a boss rude and abusive. A fire them overwhelms. Rescuers will find them embraced. Only one will survive.