Usch in the Bush

© Schauble
32 minutes / Colour / 2001
Directed by
Michaela Schäuble


Country of production United Kingdom

Series Granada Center for Visual Anthropology Student Film

In the 1980s Ursula Heimer leaves behind her husband and children in Germany and goes to live in the African bush. We meet her seventeen years later in a tiny village in Togo, where she has been living in her own eccentric world, far away from the life she once knew.

Language and subtitles Original Language with English Subtitles

Region West Africa

Country Togo

Keywords Personal Narrative Alternative culture