Director: Boriana Puncheva
Screening time: 13.04.2016. 19:15
Screening location: Kino Tuškanac
Runtime: 70 min
Guests : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PFK_7IJI70o
Awards: Bulgarian Film Academy award Best Documentary Film 2015 Bulgarian Film Academy award Best Director of Documentary Film 2015 Bulgarian Film Academy award Best DOP of Documentary Film 2015 Bulgarian Film Academy award Best Script of Documentary Film 2015
This is the story of Ilya who was given for adoption there are twenty years ago, lucky to find his adoptive mother in France. Last year the young Frenchman came back to Bulgaria to visit his biological mum and 7 brothers and sisters in one of the gypsy Ghetos of Sofia. Quite a few children were adopted all over the world while shooting The Long Way Home. Bulgaria is the only country member of the EU to give children for international adoption.