The film explores the turbulent lives of homeless persons in Cologne, Germany. Through their personal belongings the homeless share with the viewer their memories and emotions, and provide insight into the secrets of survival on the street. In the luminescence of night their sleeping spaces, filled with their collections of personal artifacts, are evocative of museum showcases.
The subsequent discussion will be in German.
Thomas Pupp is co-founder of the 20er (a street newspaper in Innsbruck) and worked as a politician. Now he works in advertising.
Alina Kugler studied social work. She is a mediator and works for the Plattform Menschenrechte Salzburg (Human Rights NGO)
Ferdinand works for Supertramps (Association for the support of homeless and marginalized people) in Vienna. In his past he homeless for 2 years.
Michael Hennermann is a streetworker and executive Director of an association for homeless people in Innsbruck.