Director Michal Aviad sat down for an interview with t2conline.com to talk about her new movie Working Woman.The film address sexual harassment experience by a woman at work. This film is very timely with the ”Me Too” movement taking hold around the world.
Working Woman follows Orna, (Liron Ben Shlush) the mother of three young children, with a husband struggling to start his own restaurant. To help support her family Orna returns to the workplace, landing a job with a former army superior, Benny (Menashe Noy), who is now a successful real estate developer. While Orna embraces her new position and tries to balance its demands with her home life, she begins to experience escalating sexual harassment from her boss. Her rapid rise through the ranks and her increasing financial success seem to parallel a pattern of predatory behavior, which ultimately brings her career and marital relationship to the brink. This timely and devastating story is expertly told by longtime feminist filmmaker Michal Aviad.
Working Woman opens in theaters on March 27, 2019.