Walchensee Forever

In her documentary family saga WALCHENSEE FOREVER, director Janna Ji Wonders embarks on a voyage of discovery spanning a century: she takes us from the family café at the Bavarian Walchensee to San Francisco to the infamous „Summer of Love“. She discovers the secrets of her family to track down their role in the generation chain.
It is a timeless family story about the search for identity, self-realization, love, pain, dependence, loss, psychosis, birth, death… It is a film about the cycle of life.

Details

Country of Production
Germany

Year of Production
2020

Format
HD

Length
110 min

Director
Janna Ji Wonders

Production
Flare Film in co-production with Bayerischer Rundfunk

Original Language
German, English

Subtitles
English

Festivals / Awards

Berlinale 2020

// Winner of the Bavarian Film Award 2020 (Best Documentary)