We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. Click here for more information.
AcceptReject

Beautiful, interesting, incredible cinema.

See what’s playing
8.6
/10
114 Ratings

Children Underground

Directed by Edet Belzberg
United States, 2001
Documentary

Synopsis

The film follows a group of abandoned adolescent street children who live in the Romanian subway system. The kids are encountered daily by commuting adults, who pass them by in the station as they starve, swindle, and steal, all while searching desperately for a fresh can of paint to get high with.

Synopsis

The film follows a group of abandoned adolescent street children who live in the Romanian subway system. The kids are encountered daily by commuting adults, who pass them by in the station as they starve, swindle, and steal, all while searching desperately for a fresh can of paint to get high with.

Children UndergroundDirected byEdet Belzberg

Showing as part of

  • Loading...
  • Loading...
  • Loading...
  • Loading...

Awards & Festivals

Show all (8)
Academy Awards
2002 | Nominee: Best Documentary, Features
Sundance Film Festival
2001 | Winner: Special Jury Prize (Documentary)
Independent Spirit Awards
2002 | Nominee: Truer Than Fiction Award

Related films