Jun 17, 2024

Monday Night Foreign Films - Housekeeping For Beginners

2023 North Macedonia 1hr 47minutes
Drama/Comedy Rated R (Language Throughout|Some Teen Drinking|Sexual Content)
In Macedonian, Romany, Albanian and French with English subtitles

North Macedonia's Submission to the Academy Awards for Best International Film.
From acclaimed filmmaker Goran Stolevski comes a story exploring the universal truths of family, both the ones we're born into and the ones we find for ourselves. Dita never wanted to be a mother, but circumstances force her to raise her girlfriend's two daughters, tiny troublemaker Mia and rebellious teen Vanesa. A battle of wills ensues as the three continue to butt heads and become an unlikely family that must fight to stay together.

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