Home from home : chronicle of a vision / a film by Edgar Reitz.
- 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.
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|Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield||DVD FOREIGN HOME (Text)||31208911946103||audiovisual||Available||-|
- Physical Description: 1 videodisc (230 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
- Publisher: Riegelsville, PA : Corinth Films, 
- Distributor: [New York] : Film Movement.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2013.
|Participant or Performer Note:||
Jan Deiter Schneider, Antonia Bill, Maximilian Scheidt.
Set in a dreary, unforgiving mid-nineteenth century German village in Hunsruck, it captures the plight of hundreds of thousands of Europeans who immigrated to faraway South America to escape the famine, poverty and despotism that ruled at home. Edgar Reitz's film is a heart-wrenching drama and love story set against the backdrop of this forgotten tragedy. Jakob, our protagonist, tries to immerse himself in literature and learning, as the rest of his family toils to fend off starvation.
|System Details Note:||
German dialogue; English subtitles.
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|Subject:||Germany > Social life and customs > 19th century > Drama.
Melodramas (Motion pictures)