Black Forest House 1902
Direction: Volker Heise
zero one film in Coproduction with zero südwest, SWR, ARTE (D/F).
Funded by MFG Baden-Württemberg.
TV premiere: Dec 2, 2002, 02.12.2002
The Boro family from Berlin goes time-travelling.
Their mission: to spend ten weeks living the way
Black Forest farmers did a century ago – without
electricity, deodorant or household appliances, entirely
self-sufficient. An experiment that may go
various ways, offering surprising insights.
Adolf Grimme Award (Germany), 2003
German Television Award (Germany), 2003
nominated for Best Documentary