Documentary, DVCPro, D2007, color, 16:9, 92 min.
Dir: Stanislaw Mucha
A production of U5 film production GmbH & Co KG
In cooperation with Hessischer Rundfunk and ARTE
Supported by Hessen film funds
Producer: Kurt Otterbacher
Commissioning editor: Lili Kobbe
There are already more gypsies in Europe than Danish people. Estimates range between 6 to 12 million people. Inspite of being everywhere they are mostly invisible. Nowadays Europeans know more about fish in deep sea than about gypsies. Our film tries to change that.
Bury Me Standing - The Gypsies and their Journey (Vintage 1996)
»A revelation«, wrote Salman Rushdie, »a hidden world, ignored and mysterious, persecuted and unkown - is discovered in this very moving book«.