When their family business goes bankrupt Kuba (12) and Mikołaj’s (8) parents are forced to leave Poland to find work abroad. Kuba and Mikolaj are staying behind in Poland until their parents find a solution to their problems.
Kuba’s story is also the story about modern Europe. It is estimated that there are more than a million euroorphants in Eastern Europe who are left by their parents who are forced to Western Europe to find work. «I am Kuba» is an intimate film about the human cost of the free movement of labour, told from a child’s perspective.