The movie

Housekeeping for Beginners

Despite never aspiring to be a mother, Dita finds herself compelled to raise her girlfriend's two daughters. As their individual wills clash, a heartwarming story unfolds about an unlikely family's struggle to stay together.

Length: 107 min
Country: Australië, Kroatië, Macedonië, Polen, Servië, Verenigde Staten, Zweden
Language spoken: Macedonisch, Roemeens, Albanees, Frans
Language subtitles: Nederlands
Cast: Anamaria Marinca, Samson Selim, Vladimir Tintor, Mia Mustafa, Dzada Selim
Director: Goran Stolevski
Release date: 2024-04-11


Portrait of an unconventional family: the film tells the story of a vibrant yet complex multiethnic LGBT community living together in Duda's large apartment. After Duda loses her partner to cancer, she finds herself entrusted with the care of their two daughters, with support from a fake husband and his young lover. The relationships among them prove to be stronger than any racial, social, gender, or generational conflict.