Vai's parents, Basti and Miora, risked everything to escape their small, war torn country of Otisia and give their unborn child a better life. Now a teenager, Vai has little interest in her people's culture until she finds a box of hidden film revealing raw footage of a German documentary in Otisia, with her parent's as guides. With her friend Katie they begin making their own documentary to try and unravel what happened. This sets off a chain of events that bend the lines between the old world and the new and blur reality from fiction. Written by
Twenty years, six lives, two films, one family; everything will come to light eventually.
Did You Know?
Won the Northwest Emerging Artists Award from the 2007 Salem Film Festival. It was only the second festival screening of the film. See more