Keyword: social worker

Ladybird, Ladybird

Ladybird, Ladybird (1994)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 101 minutes Release date: 12/08/1994
A young woman fights the British bureaucracy to keep her family--four children by four different men--intact.
Lakshmi

Lakshmi (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 109 minutes Release date: 03/20/2014
India. Thirteen-year-old Lakshmi is abducted along with several other girls. Taken to a brothel, she learns how to survive from a more experienced roommate. But Lakshmi is not ready to accept her fate. Her repeated attempts to escape only serve to remind her of the futility of her situation, until one day the appearance of a social worker offers a ray of hope.

At Li Layla (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2013
Twenty-seven-years-old Rachel is raising her mentally challenged younger sister Gabby all by herself. When the social worker discovers she leaves her sister alone while at work, she is forced to place her in a day-care center. Suddenly, her daily routine collapses. The huge void left by her sister's absence makes room for a man in Rachel's life. That man, Zohar, creates another crack in the...

Urban Hymn (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 07/07/2014
Dir: Michael Caton-Jones
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La marche à suivre (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2013
In the Canadian provinces, teenagers test boundaries: breaking rules, smoking between classes and having conflicts with other students. We learn about their issues through long conversations conducted between the adolescents and their social workers. Their secondary school becomes society's last chance of having an impact on these youths. This is where they have moral guidelines for how to live...
Dir: Jean-Francois Caissy
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