Blut und Boden

2019, duration: 10:05 minutes

The title refers to the nationalist slogan of “blood and soil”; a racist ideal of a national body united with a settlement area.
E was born in Germany as the son of Turkish guest workers. He subsequently spent ten years in Turkey from five till fifteen years of age. When he returned to Germany with an uncle, he discovered that it was going to be very hard for him to situate himself once again in his birth country.

The footage was recorded in Sachsen-Anhalt.