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2010 / Germany, France / 54min

Every two years, the small town of Beverungen, in the middle of Germany, celebrates with particular vigour its “Schützenfest“, the traditional Marksmen's Festival.

Marksmen's guilds or brotherhoods are known since the Middle Ages throughout the Germanic regions. They protected cities and rural areas against troubles, wars and looting.

In 2008, Beverungen has the honour of hosting the annual festival of the “Confederation of Historical German Marksmen's Brotherhoods“ with thousands of participants coming from all over the west of the country. Medieval revival in 21st-Century Germany...

Details

  • Original title
    Glaube Sitte Heimat
  • Direction
  • Screenplay
    Jürgen Ellinghaus
  • Dir. of Photo.
    Johann Feindt, Lars Lenski
  • Editing
    Ariane Kerinvel, Nassim Jaouen, Andreas Landeck
  • Music
  • Sound
    Thomas Keller, Andreas Landeck, Pascal Bricard
  • Duration
    54 min
  • Year
    2010
  • Country
    • Germany
    • France
  • Colour
    • Colour
    • Black & White
  • Audio Tracks
    GER
  • Subtitles
    ENG, FRE, SPA
  • Production
    Jürgen Ellinghaus
    Paris
    France
  • Distribution
    L'Agence du court métrage
    77 rue des Cévennes
    75015 Paris
    France
    tel: (+ 33) 1 44 69 26 65
    e-mail: n.lebel@agencecm.com

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