English title: How to find your German roots in Poland Year: 2003 Length: 00:14:00 Categories: Film / TV / Video, documentary
Project type: Diplom
The film shows a German’s search for milk cans filled with porcelain, crystalware and silver his grandfather had buried before the family was driven out of Silesia in 1946. His two nine-year-old grandchildren are helping in the „treasure hunt“. Before travelling to Poland they agreed, that any precious objects found should remain with the actual inhabitants.
Regie und Buch: Anke Limprecht Kamera: Kai von Westerman Ton: Christian Hennecke Schnitt: Anke Limprecht Tonmischung: Judith Nordbrock
Prof. Valie Export, Prof. Dietrich Leder, Anja Streiter
A production of the Academy of Media Arts Cologne.