The highly respected film festival “Crossing Europe” in Linz (Upper Austria) awarded 2019 the Austrian-German film “Heimat is a space in time” with the Social Awareness Award for the Best Documentary, with price money of 5.000 Euro. Film writer and director Thomas Heise tells this story of a family of three generations torn between Austria and Germany using elements like a school essay on war, love letters, children’s drawings and photographs.


Film Festival Crossing Europe: www.crossingeurope.at

Trailer of the film: www.filmgarten.at/heimat

August 22, 2019