Centrul Astra Film



Astra Film Festival

A Godforsaken Place

| Romania | 1998 | 30'


A community of over 1,800 gypsyes live in the outskirts of the small town Bocşa, not far from Timişoara. They do not speack the gypsy language anymore, these people have lost their ethnic identity. There are many children in the community, adults are unemployed and everybody is struggling to survive from day on nettles, wild fruit and mushrooms they can find in the forrest.