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7.2
/10
17 Ratings

Overseas

Directed by Yoon Sung-A
Belgium, France, 2019
Documentary

Synopsis

In The Philippines, women get deployed abroad to work as domestic workers or nannies. In a learning center dedicated to the domestic work, several candidates prepare themselves for homesickness and for the abuses that they will possibly endure.

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Overseas Directed by Yoon Sung-A

Critics reviews

The combination of “straight” documentary and more stylized sequences is thus apparent from the early stages, and Yoon blends the two with confident and productive aplomb in a work of quietly impressive technical competence.
August 22, 2019
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