The Seamstresses

The Seamstresses  {Die Näherinnen}

The Seamstresses
Die Näherinnen
Germany, 2010, 30 Minute Running Time
North American Premiere
Topics: Documentary, Women
Language: Macedonian

Awards: Heart of Sarajevo Award for Best Director

In post-communist Macedonia, young women have become the breadwinners for their families as the men sit idly on the sidelines. A fascinating look at this new reality as seen through the lens of life at a seamstress factory

DIRECTOR: Biljana Garvanlieva
Producer: Christian Beetz
Editor: André Nier
Cinematographer: Dimo Popov


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