Claude Haffner

Noire Ici, Blanche LÀ-BAS

From her family home in Brunstatt, Alsace, hometown of her father, Claude Haffner embarks on a journey in search of her African identity. Questioning her mixed race identity, she follows her African roots. She learns a lot about her ethnos, her ancestors and their traditions. Her home region Kasai, homeland of her mother, had been destroyed by the plundering for its diamond riches. She interviews her mother and other relatives about country, family and history. A film about the development and the future of Africa. France/Congo 2012 Regie: Claude Haffner 52 min, DCP, Farbe, OmeU