Video, 6:26 Min, 6:9, HDV
The video documents the writing of my mother ́s emigration history. Decisions are being taken on which parts should be included and on which one should remain silent. Pierre Nora once wrote, that we are only preoccupied with history because we can ́t remember. The past is elapsed, one has no longer access to it, and is therefore piecing it back together for oneself. Part of the series "Since we are strangers"