Florian Seufert, Raffaela Then
Director Florian Seufert creates a fictitious version of himself. His Alter Ego uses an actual family party in the German countryside for a silent farewell. He wants to build a new life in the high mountains of Jalisco, México. He starts to live with indigenous people and to discover their reality. At night Shamans connect with the hidden realms of ghosts and their ancestors. The circle of life and death is a natural part of daily life and Florian becomes more and more estranged from his old self.