French Film Festival presents: Illegal
By Olivier Masset-Depasse - France, Belgique - 2010 - 1hr 35min
Tania is a former French teacher from Russia who has been living in Belgium for the past eight years, where she earns her living as a cleaning woman and looks after her 14-year-old son, Ivan. But Tania has a secret: she and her son are in Belgium illegally, and she lives in fear that she'll be found out by authorities.
Award: SACD Prize (Directors' Fortnight) - FIPRESCI Prize Best Actress