Part-time Job: Mother

Vedľajšie zamestnanie: matka

The feature-length documentary film by Eva Štefankovičová was created at the turn of the ‘80s and ‘90s, and thus at the turn of two social establishments. It talks about the status of women in the then society, compiled from current statements of women from different social strata. They talk about the social security of women-mothers, the problems of lonely mothers and the ideas about the position of women in a newly-formed society.

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  • Runtime:
    62 min.
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  • Director:
    Eva Štefankovičová
  • Screenplay:
    Eva Štefankovičová, Leo Štefankovič
  • Dir. of Photography:
    Stacho Machata, Jozef Krivošík
  • Editor:
    Margita Černáková
  • Cast:
    voice over by Jaro Filip
  • Production:
    Slovenská filmová tvorba Bratislava
  • Sales:
    Slovenský filmový ústav

About the Director:

Eva Štefankovičová

(1940, Piešťany, Slovakia) is one of the first Slovak film and TV directors. In film she went from operating a clapperboard to editing and working as assistant director. She has worked with both Peter Solan and Elo Havetta. In 1982 she debuted with a children’s feature film Scrawls, and her other feature films, such as Salty Sweets (1985) and Musician in the Bath (1988), deal with teenager problems. She has won significant domestic awards for her documentary work as well.