About the film
Eden Is West
Release Date: February 11, 2009
|Producers||:||Costa-Gavras, Jérôme Seydoux, Manos Krezias|
|Writers||:||Costa-Gavras, Jean-Claude Grumberg|
Desperate to break free from the poverty of his homeland, Elias boards a ramshackle people-smuggling trawler to France. But when the boat is raided by police, Elias leaps into the ocean, eventually finding himself washed up on a Mediterranean beach resort called Eden. So begins Elias odyssesy across Western Europe to Paris, where wondrous promise, helpful new friends and perilous dangers await him every step of the way.