JOURNEY TO JAHDocumentary, Germany/Switzerland 2013
CategoryEthnographic, Human Rights, Music
Documentary, Germany/Switzerland 2013
Runtime: 92 min./52 min.
Directors: Noël Dernesch & Moritz Springer
Production: Port au Prince Film
A tale of the seeking and finding of a spiritual home in a foreign culture, one that follows people who are connected by one thing: music. The directors spent seven years shadowing two unique reggae artists – Gentleman and Alborosie – on their search for authenticity away from their societies in the land of Rastafari and reggae: Jamaica.
Zürich IFF, IDFA, DocPoint Helsinki, Audi Screenings Australia, Millenium Brussels, Budoku, Esperanaz! Belgium, Kitzbühel Film Festival, Jecheon IMFF, Alta Fidelidad
Audience Award (Zürich IFF)