„Stigma“ is documentary about the harsh reality of people with mental illness and their place in human society.
This documentary explores the stigma on people with mental illness and their fate. In the state psychiatric hospital „St. Ivan Rilski ” we meet with psychologists, doctors and patients and through their stories we get to know a new and different picture of mental illnesses and their consequences for people. The film tells about the problems faced by patients and the reasons for the impossibility to rebuild a stable social life. Their diagnosis becomes a sentence that dooms them to isolation and oblivion.