Erde essen/Eating Soil is an essay film that tells the stories of Colombian women, originating from director Laura Weissenberger’s memories of and projections on her home country. It explores Colombian narrative culture based on the stories of a fictional family, which metaphorically represent a society. Structured like a memory itself, the viewer encounters topics involving migration, hopes, regrets and approaches to life.
Date: Wednesday, August 25
Location: Marquis Screening
Director: Laura Weissenberger
Writer: Laura Weissenberger
Producer: Laura Weissenberger, Sophia Wiegele
Language: Spanish w/English subtitles