Documentary movie „Colonization of Vojvodina 18th-19th”
Extremely fertile Pannonian plains and its strategic position on the route to the east, chose the Habsburg empire to colonize Vojvodina. Colonization and urbanization of Vojvodina is a unique phenomenon and a remarkable political-economic project in the history of Europe.
After he definitely took Banat, Backa and Srem from the Ottomans (1717), Emperor Karl VI appointed Count Claudius Florimund de Mercy for governor in 1720. year, for which the plan starts with the conversion of agriculturally settled in the Banat region. Settling continued the next two centuries, during the reign of four kings.
The film covers the historical events and monitors the arrival and adjustment of many European nations in the Vojvodina region, today's the northern part of Republic of Serbia.