A Maid For Each

  • Director – Maher Abi Samra
  • Producer – Sabine Sidawi & Jinane Dagher
  • Cinematography – Claire Mathon
  • Sound – Moncef Taleb
  • Editing – Rana Sabbagha- Ruben Korenfeld
  • Sales – Doc & Film International
  • Duration – 90 min.
  • Year –  2016
  • Country – France, Lebanon


Domestic work is a real market in Lebanon, segmented according to the national and ethnic origins of the workers and in which the Lebanese employer is master and the worker the property. Zein owns a domestic worker agency in Beirut. He arranges for Asian and African women to work in Lebanese households and assists his clients in choosing “mail-order” housemaids that will best suit their needs. Advertisement, justice, police are on his side.

Screening on: 15/05 - 17:00 - Cinema house, 16/05 - 15:00 Cinema house

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