796 children buried in a septic tank in Ireland. Thousands of babies trafficked to the USA. What really happened to the children whose mothers had to give them up to Irish nuns?
The definitive film about a nation coming to terms with its past, and its present.
The Missing Children (w/t) tells the extraordinary true story of Tuam, Ireland's most notorious mother and baby home for unwed mothers. This is the definitive documentary about an international scandal - through the eyes of survivors, the siblings of the missing children, and those who were adopted, and are now searching for their birth families and for the truth.
This is an extraordinary true crime story with a warm human heart. The film weaves together shocking revelations about what happened to the children under the Bons Secours nuns, with the compelling present tense narrative of survivors, American adoptees and relatives searching for, and finding their families – their birth mothers and fathers, their missing siblings.
3 x one hour (90-minute & 45-minute versions also available)