Release dateFebruary 1975 (1975-02) (Berlin)
25 September 1975 (1975-09-25) WriterFerenc Grunwalsky, Gyula Hernadi, Marta Meszaros
Adoption (Hungarian: Örökbefogadás) is a 1975 Hungarian drama film directed by Márta Mészáros. It tells the story of Kata, an unmarried female factory worker, who becomes interested in neglected children and tries to adopt one. It was entered into the 25th Berlin International Film Festival, where it won the Golden Bear. The film was also selected as the Hungarian entry for the Best Foreign Language Film at the 48th Academy Awards, but was not accepted as a nominee.