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698 Ratings

The Maid

La nana

Directed by Sebastián Silva
Chile, Mexico, 2009
Drama, Comedy


After years working as a devoted maid in an upper class Chilean house, Raquel can no longer care for the family alone. The seemingly happy home becomes the stage for her dirty tricks as she attempts to drive away anyone who threatens to take her place with darkly comedic and endearing results.

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The Maid Directed by Sebastián Silva

Awards & Festivals

Sundance Film Festival

2009 | 2 wins including: Grand Jury Prize (World Cinema Dramatic Competition)

Independent Spirit Awards

2010 | Nominee: Best Foreign Film

Village Voice Film Poll

2009 | Nominee: Best Actress

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