“Amanda Palmer’s Leipzig performance felt as if she was talking with you… as a close friend [not] just about her life, but women’s lives in general, channeled into the context of the highly charged and confusing sociopolitical climate we live in today.”
A Leipzig-based Lithuanian viewer ponders the film: “[Animus Animalis] was very powerful and had a great variety of natural beauty in it. But some of its parts were truly irksome to watch or even think about.”
A whirlwind year ripped Becky and Craig Markovitz away from “dreaming up travel adventures” in Leipzig to encountering the deepest love and loss back in the US – that of their child. Now, as a tribute to their son, they’re turning their tragedy and grief into a place where other children can dream up their own adventures.
The clock is inexorable. What (random) memories do we keep?
“They welcomed me and then oddly warned me the hotel was haunted, especially my room, then wished me a good night.”
“The population of DÃ¶litz is 4,734. The number of tickets sold for this yearâ€™s WGT is somewhere in the region of 18,000, and the scale of change in neighbourhood demographics in DÃ¶litz during this time is spectacular.”