Documentary film means stripping our everyday life of its non-binding nature. The documentary film looks at the people, behind the scenes and thus always at the filmmaker himself. In no other genre is the power of the camera and the author greater. By lovingly or relentlessly documenting what is happening, the camera creates reality through reality in the documentary film.
Siddhartha is the nine-year-old son of 65-year-old guru Fabrizio. He lives with his son in a community outside a village in Italy, with the father deliberately foregoing the comforts of today’s world. [mehr…]