In Motherland or Death you don't add to the uncritical fascination with the Island of Freedom but you don't talk to dissidents either. You avoid siding with any of these typical images of contemporary Cuba. The film is rather a portrait of decay and rupture... An interview with Vitaly Mansky on Russian documentary world by Hana Rezkova (IDF).
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Sepp R. Brudermann is a director and producer, for whom the story in a documentary or in a fiction is never the goal but the vehicle that brings us to those tiny gaps in the crust of life, which we try to break open for the viewer; to grasp what it could mean to be human...