Film: ‘Housemaids’ at MOMA, NY, February 28

 

Date: February 28, 2014Housemaids

Time: 4:30 pm

2012. Brazil. Gabriel Mascaro. 75 min.

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.

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