A Steady Job

IL Posto

25th TiDF: Greek Premiere

Nurses from Southern Italy crosses the country to try their luck in public exams in the North. Just a few jobs available for thousands of candidates. The majority of them try them several times a year. A nurse from a small town near Naples created a low cost bus service travelling overnight leaving nurses on site to take the exam at dawn.

Screening Schedule

No physical screenings scheduled.

Available at the Agora Market TiDF25

Direction: Mattia Colombo, Gianluca Matarrese
Script: Mattia Colombo, Gianluca Matarrese
Cinematography: Jacopo Loiodice, Mattia Colombo
Editing: Valentina Cicogna, Giorgia Villa
Sound: Massimo Mariani
Music: Cantautoma
Production: Altara Films, Bocalupo Films
Producers: Giovanni Donfrancesco
Co-production: NDR/ARTE, Vosges Télévision
Format: DCP
Color: Color
Production Country: Italy, France
Production Year: 2022
Duration: 76'
Contact: Amarena Film

Agora Docs in Progress 2022 / Thessaloniki Pitching Forum 2020

Mattia Colombo


2014 Trees That Walk
2015 I Wanna Sleep With You
2016 Ritmo Sbilenco
2021 B Heroes
2022 A Steady Job (co-direction)

Gianluca Matarrese


2019 Everything Must Go
2021 The Last Chapter
2022 Fashion Babylon
2022 A Steady Job (co-direction)
2023 The Zola Experience