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The Assistant (2019)

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Releases January 31, 2020
A look at the day in the life of the assistant to a powerful corporate executive.

Director:

Kitty Green

Writer:

Kitty Green

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Cast

Credited cast:
Julia Garner
Matthew Macfadyen
Makenzie Leigh ... Ruby
Kristine Froseth
Jon Orsini ... Male Assistant
Noah Robbins ... Male Assistant
Stéphanye Dussud ... The Wife
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Purva Bedi ... Executive Assistant
Juliana Canfield ... Sasha
Devon Caraway ... Nonfiction Executive
Nemuna Ceesay ... Courier
Alexander Chaplin ... Max
Dagmara Dominczyk ... Ellen
Fang Du ... Executive
Migs Govea Migs Govea ... Executive
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Storyline

Follows one day in the life of Jane (Julia Garner), a recent college graduate and aspiring film producer, who has recently landed her dream job as a junior assistant to a powerful entertainment mogul. Her day is much like any other assistant's - making coffee, changing the paper in the copy machine, ordering lunch, arranging travel, taking phone messages, onboarding a new hire. But as Jane follows her daily routine, she, and we, grow increasingly aware of the abuse that insidiously colors every aspect of her work day, an accumulation of degradations against which Jane decides to take a stand, only to discover the true depth of the system into which she has entered. Written by Bleecker Street

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

31 January 2020 (USA) See more »

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Cinereach, Forensic Films See more »
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