She is My Mother
Filmfest 2006

Rena, a family therapist, wife and mother of two grown-up sons, travels with her mother to Norway. She was born in a Nazi “Lebensborn” home set up to produce the best possible Arian children (blonde babies for the Führer fathered by selected members of the SS). Determined to found out the truth about the circumstances of her birth, she is not satified with her mother’s vague, reluctant answers. Rena will not be deterred, however, and finally breaks through the wall of lies, respression and denial...

tags: Feature film

Cast: Thekla-Carola Wied, Veronika von Quast, Kyra Mladeck, Rüdiger Vogler, Florian Brückner


Director: Dagmar Hirtz