Labour Power Plant

Director: Robert Schlicht, Romana Schmalisch

France, 2019, experimental, drama, 85 min., French with Lithuanian subtitles, V

A new production centre, set in an undetermined future. What is being produced here? People with their own wills, interests and desires are being equipped with the different physiological, cognitive, psychological and social core competencies to transform them into human resources. Welcome to Labour Power Plant.

About the director

Robert Schlicht, born in Berlin in 1975, is an artist and filmmaker. He has been collaborating with Romana Schmalisch on numerous projects at the interface of film, theory, and art. Labour Power Plant is their first feature film. Romana Schmalisch, born in Berlin in 1974, is an artist and filmmaker.

EU On & For Production and Distribution is initiated by Auguste Orts (BE) in collaboration with Kaunas International Film Festival (LT), LUX/LUX Scotland (UK), and Nordland Kunst -og Filmfagskole (NO).


Screenplay: Robert Schlicht, Romana Schmalisch

Dir. of Photography: Romain Le Bonniec

Producer: Olivier Marboeuf

  • Kaunas
  • September 28 17:00  Kaunas Culture Centre "Tautos namai" (Kęstučio st. 1.)
  • October 2 17:40  Kaunas Artists' House (V. Putvinskio st. 56)
  • October 3 19:30  Kaunas Culture Centre "Tautos namai" (Kęstučio st. 1.)