THE TRANSFERRERS OF ORANGES

By David CASALS-ROMA

RECREATE PRODUCTIONS - as PROD

Historical - Development 2012

A Catalan woman will change her job as a teacher with that of a charismatic leader in order to fight against poor working conditions. With the back up of other strong women, they will rewrite French history: they will carry out the first strike fully organised by women.

    • Year of production
    • 2012
    • Genres
    • Historical
    • Countries
    • SPAIN, FRANCE
    • Languages
    • CATALAN, FRENCH
    • Budget
    • 5 - 10 M$
    • Duration
    • 140 mn
    • Director(s)
    • David CASALS-ROMA
    • Writer(s)
    • David CASALS-ROMA
    • Producer(s)
    • Antoni CASALS-ROMA (Recreate Productions), Yolanda OLMOS (Doblebanda Producciones)
    • Synopsis
    • Montse Roig, a literature teacher, is fired from the school she works in and has to accept a job in Cerbère (France) as a transferrer of oranges. After realising about the humiliating working conditions she and her colleagues work under, Montse starts a historical strike: it will be the first strike in French history fully organised by women. However, things start to get complicated when the French army comes to end the upheaval.
    • Partners & financing
    • Recreate Productions (United Kingdom)
      Doblebanda Producciones (Spain)
    • Beginning of shooting
    • Sep 01, 2012
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