“I am Kuba” – Portrait of Polish EU-Orphans at the Thessaloniki Documentary Festival

“I am Kuba” – Portrait of Polish EU-Orphans at the Thessaloniki Documentary Festival


The hardest thing for parents to do is to leave their children behind. But it happens. Every day. Also in Europe. Norwegian director Åse Svenheim Drivenes presents her movie I am Kuba on the 17th Thessaloniki Documentary Festival, giving the audience an exemplary insight into the lives of the so-called EU-orphans.

I am Kuba is set in a small town somewhere in Poland. The area suffers from unemployment. The perspectives for the future are slim to nil. Once without work, you are on your own. ...


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