As an old saying goes “after seven years in a foreign country, you finally realize what you really are: an immigrant ”.
Alessandro left Italy for Berlin exactly seven years ago and today he feels homesick.
To overcome his own blues, he decides to hit the streets of Berlin, in search of fellow Italians and see how they are coping.
Far from the solemn tones of the standard social reportage, in “La Deutsche Vita” we set on a hilarious and tragicomic journey.
Although Berlin is a reliable "Mamma", that can take them in and support their dreams, it is also a distant planet, full of contrasts and incongruities. We discover a colorful community, both hectic and heroic, that has survived years of cold, grey winters and watered-down coffee....