Mother Slave

Mother Slave is a story about the Filipino offshore mother Yolanda. She lives in Stockholm, Sweden, to support her three sons financially and give them a better future. Unfortunately, her sons and their families have become incapable of caring for themselves.

Now, after 20 years in Sweden, Yolanda has come to the conclusion that it was a mistake to emigrate. Her motherly feelings and guilt have turned her into a slave who has give up on her own life.

Team Partner
Marianne Mäkelä
Training Programme
Crossing Borders 2015