Burning Out

Jérôme le Maire - 85'
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SYNOPSIS

Burning Out is literally a drama about life and death. For two years, Belgian director Jérôme le Maire followed the members of a surgical unit in one of the biggest hospitals in Paris. Constantly under severe stress, understaffed and subject to severe budget cuts, employees fight each other for resources. Meanwhile the management imposes ever more stringent efficiency and profitability targets. All over Europe burnout has reached epidemic proportions among employees in the public and private sectors. Will we end up killing ourselves? Or will we be able to find meaning and joy at work?

CATEGORY

#we’rechanging

CAST

DIRECTOR:
Jérôme le Maire
PRODUCER:
Arnauld de Battice
CINEMATOGRAPHER:
Jérôme le Maire
EDITOR:
Matyas Veress

INFORMATION

Country:
Belgium, France, Switzerland
Original language:
French
Year:
2016

TECHNICAL INFORMATION

Duration:
85 min