German - Drama, Family - 145 mins.
Director (s)Edgar Reitz
Writer (s)Edgar Reitz
Producer (s)Edgar Reitz, Christian Reitz
SynopsisHeimat-Fragments is the story of Lulu, the 35-year-old daughter of the musician Hermann Simon. The film reports in 40 scenes, of her search for something which she calls ″the old future of childhood.″ At the same time, the film sketches in each of the 40 fragments the lives and dreams of the women of a century.
Festival ScreeningsVenice Film Festival (Venezia Orizzonti), 2006 Sao Paulo FF, Brazil 2006 Stockholm FF, 2006 Castellinaria, Switzerland, 2006 Batik FF, Perugia, 2006 Mexico City Int'l Cont. FF, 2007 Sottodiciotto FF, Turin, 2007 Europa Cinema Viareggio FF, 2008