It is not a theme that I haven't seen before but here it seems to be the entire film and there is surprisingly little in the way of narrative framework, far less actual narrative flow to it. Their spirit is not dead. The surroundings, the people and the way they behave are so far away from what most people are used to, making it so incredible to watch. The next day, Pauli leaves Michael's company and searches for work at a local market, where he fails to find any. It was nominated for the at the and won the Grand Prix - Golden Apricot reward at the. Ulrich Seidel has a great talent for showing us painful truths, but not without compassion and warmth for the humans involved.
In particular Olga, the Ukrainian nurse who travels to the West only to absorb one humiliation after another. Well, everyone has to find his own answer: I don't think so because showing the situation does not mean its denunciation. Olgas Freundin in Österreich as Natalia Epureanu. She is then employed as a cleaner at a geriatric hospital. However, Erich dies of a heart attack before they can marry.
The film was shot in , , , the and from 2005 until May 2007 on 16mm film. And the humiliations most people must undergo just to stay afloat. He works as a at a shopping complex, but is sacked after a gang of drunken cuff him with his own handcuffs and strip him of his clothes. Certainly the film is not an explicit political indictment. The last we see of him is when he is walking along a long country road, , either back to the West or further into Ukraine.
Synopsis A nurse from Ukraine searches for a better life in the West, while an unemployed security guard from Austria heads East for the same reason. Import Export 2007 Full Movie Watch Online Free : A nurse from the Ukraine searches for a better life in the West, while an unemployed security guard from Austria heads East for the same reason. On the other hand these films create some kind of maelstrom,which is difficult to escape from. I believe he makes these films to try to change the world, and for that i admire him greatly. But even there the system is now dog eat dog so he leaves his step-father and begins to hitch-hike back. .
I guess if you're looking for a film to confirm the drabness of existence then this is it but it must be said that there are films that do it with a lot more meaning and heart than this one. Pauli is a young man from , who lives with his mother and stepfather. Everybody have a price, everybody can be replaced, imported and exported. Für einen Job im Altersheim in Wien lässt sie sofort alles stehen - Bruder, Mutter und ihr Kind. She accepts, as she knows this will gain her Austrian citizenship. A nurse from Ukraine searches for a better life in the West, while an unemployed security guard from Austria heads East for the same reason.
And laugh and laugh and laugh. When Pauli goes back to his room to borrow money from Michael to pay his tab, he finds that Michael has a prostitute. Seidl offers little in the way of cinematic palliatives. There always is the question:Does he exploits his protagonists or not. The films strengths could have been taken further - the garbage-saturated landscapes and factories, and the honest depiction of dying people. More often than not they are fairly bleak affairs but, while Hollywood probably dominates the action genre, Europe tends to be best at films dealing with the bleakness of life. His girlfriend breaks up with him as she is afraid of his dog, and he owes money to a number of people including his stepfather, Michael.
Reversed escapism at its finest. Meanwhile, at the hospital, the cleaners, ladies from the East all, sit in their overalls around a dinner table and share a joke. There, she strikes up a relationship with an elderly man named Erich and he asks her to marry him. A man whose debasement is a cypher for the moral emptiness of the West. However, the woman of the family suspects her of stealing and sacks her. Die ukrainische Krankenschwester Olga Ekaterina Rak versucht ihren kargen Lohn ziemlich erfolglos mit einer Online-Sex-Agentur aufzubessern.
A film with several moments of brilliance but also clearly exposed flaws. More importantly, Pauli and Olga represent how Seidl has adapted his fall-of-man outlook to account for the free destinies of even the most economically marginalized and physically worn among all lost souls. Der arbeitslose Sicherheitsmann Paul Paul Hofmann lebt in Wien und ist hoch verschuldet, seit er Job und Freundin verlor. How bad and nasty can it get?! Meanwhile Pauli is a young man in Austria who has little going for him employment-wise and finds himself under the wing of his morally defunct step-father. When they arrive in , Ukraine, they rent a hotel room and try to pick up girls at a bar. Das ist meisterhaftes Kino großer Tristesse für jeden, der genug von Fun-Movies hat. Not only do the two stories not converge, but one ends with a lengthy series of hospital scenes in which the origin of the central character is of decreasing importance; this could be a film about lonely people anywhere.
And that in a double sense: While in the East mostly in the Ukraine there is a deep winterly climate, in the West Vienna the relations and the social environment are characterized by coldness. Walking around in Slovakia and Ukraine with Pauli is just like exploring Pandora with 3D glasses for the first time. Not only that, but Siedl shows an uncanny ability to find interesting shots: the film has a haunting quality, and in every scene there's something that draws the viewer's attention and makes one think. One link is that both are involved at different ends in the Ukranian sex industry, and Siedl's uncompromising depiction of this attracted some notoriety for this movie; but it's a long way from a titillating film. Simultaneously, the film follows a nurse from searching for a better life in the West and an unemployed security guard from heading East for the same reason.