A Story of One’s Own

Une histoire à soi

23rd TDF: Greek Premiere

Five adoptees share their common experiences of being separated from their countries and families of origin as children to be brought up in families abroad. Based on testimonies not dissimilar to her own, the filmmaker draws a political reflection on the complex matter of international adoption.

Screening Schedule

No physical screenings scheduled.

Direction: Amandine Gay
Script: Amandine Gay
Editing: Enrico Bartolucci
Sound: Enrico Bartolucci, Rosalie Revoyre (sound editing), Xavier Thieulin (mix)
Music: Ìfé, Arnaud Dolmen
Production: CG Cinéma, Bras De Fer
Co-production: France 2 Cinéma, Scope Pictures
Co-producers: Geneviève Lemas
Format: Digital File
Color: Color
Production Country: France
Production Year: 2021
Duration: 100΄
Contact: MK2, Anne Laure Barbarit, Quentin Bohanna

Amandine Gay


2017 Ouvrir la voix | Speak Up
2021 Une histoire à soi | A Story of One’s Own