Fernes Land - Working Method


A German meets a Pakistani living illegally in Leipzig and travels with him through his world for one night.

This world, largely unknown even to the eyes of Leipzig residents, opens up with difficulty even to film crews. Locations such as asylum seekers' homes, mosques, shechteries or Asian wholesale markets are not necessarily accessible. So there were some locations that had to be recreated, for example, the mosque in an employment agency or "Haroon's room" in an old warehouse.

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