THE EMPLOYER AND THE EMPLOYEE

THE EMPLOYER AND THE EMPLOYEE

Status : In production
2019 –  Color – 5.1 – Fiction
Uruguayan, Argentinian

Supported by:
Fund for the development of national cinematographic production (FONA, Uruguay)
ICAU URUGUAY
National Institute of cinematography (INCAA, ARGENTINA)
Special price of the jury, LOBOLAB
Mar del Plata Film Festival.

A film by: Manuel Nieto
Script: Manuel Nieto
Productores: Manuel Nieto Zas, Bárbara Francisco, Cecilia Salim, Georgina Baisch
Production Companies: Roken Films, Pasto, Murillo Cine
Direction of Photography: Arauco Hernández
Sound Director: Catriel Vildosola
Editor: Pablo Riera
Art Direction: Gonzalo Delgado

Cast:
Nahuel Pérez Biscayart, Justina Bustos, Alejandro Awada.

Synopsis:
The employer comes from a bourgeois family, he practices a modern life. He doesn’t fit with the traditional stereotype of the rural producer. But he has a great major concern: the health of his baby. The employee is even younger and he has the urgent need of a job in order to support his new family.
Tragedy ensues: the employee’s baby dies in a tractor accident at his new job.
A film about the relationship between these two young men, and the tortuous relationship of both with happiness, freedom and work.