Anatomy of a Departure

Anatomy of a departure

Anatomie des Weggehens

2012

Status: Released

Genre: Historic-Documentary

Duration: 73 min.

 

Director / writer / director of photography: Oliver Tataru

Editor: Simon Weber

Sound: Thomas Schäfer

Producer: DAvid Lindner Leporda

 

Production company: Filmallee

Co-producers: Bayerischrer Rundfunk, HFF München

Funding: FFF- Bayern

Production country: Germany

Synopsis

ANATOMY OF A DEPARTURE presents the director’s family, who once lived in Ceausescu’s oppressive Romania, a country with no illusions for a brighter future. With many difficulties, they immigrated to Germany, to seek the promise of freedom. Together with this family, we go back to a haunting decision, which once taken, successively destroyed the place they called home.