Her Confession / Bulgaria, 2017’, 60’ Directed by: Ivan Nichev
Kostadinka Kuneva is Bulgarian. She used to be a cleaner in Athens Metro who became a leader of the cleaners trade union of Athens. On Christmas Eve of 2008 she was splashed with acid. Despite her grave injuries (burnt eyes, esophagus, entirely disfigured face), she survived more than 40 operations. In 2014 Kostadinka Kuneva was elected an MP for the European Parliament with the votes of more than 300.000 Greek citizens, to continue her struggle for workers’ rights.