Mujic said he still has no regular job or health insurance and is "living from hand to mouth," though he's now involved with an organization that seeks to improve Gypsy children's education â¿¿ but, with the film project under way, he was able to get gall bladder treatment last year.

He was joined at the Berlin festival by Alimanovic.

"It was painful," she said of the episode the film depicts. "I don't want anyone else to experience what I had to experience."

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