A Family In Crisis - The Elian Gonzalez Story

  |  85 min
Rated PG by the BBFC


The true story of the custody battle of five-year-old Cuban boy Elian Gonzalez who was found clinging to a rubber tube off the coast of Miami after his mother had died in a bid to flee their country and try and seek refuge in Florida. He was placed in the custody of his great uncle, who lives in Miami and it was here that a media and political custody battle began: with Elian's uncle wanting permanent custody of him, whilst his estranged father - backed by the Cuban authorites - wanted him back in Cuba,