"Filming location Heimat" illuminates backgrounds and memories of Edgar Reitz's German saga of the century. The prologue to the trilogy is the documentary "Geschichten aus den Hunsrückdörfern", which tells stories of people from the region in which Reitz settled his famous trilogy. Edgar Reitz lets them have their say without being guided by interview questions and in this way draws an authentic picture of the people of Hunsrück.
With "Heimat Fragmente: After completing the award-winning trilogy, the director says goodbye to his beloved characters. His retrospective film contains previously unpublished scenes and reports about Lulu, the 35-year-old daughter of the musician Hermann, who visits the places of the past and explores the curiosity of her own memory.…more