"I grew up as part of the German-speaking minority in the north of Italy. Being part of a minority means first of all being different from the others. To be able to distinguish oneself seemed like matter of survival. From this perspective, our country's history has been told to us over and over again. An almost obsessive look to our own past that left little space for other perspectives." A trip through South-Tyrol and a personal view on the country, in search of untold stories.
Trocker was born in Bolzano in 1978. He studied film direction at the Universidad de Cine in Buenos Aires (Argentina) and currently has a grant to study at Le Fresnoy - Studio National des Arts Contemporains, in France. He recently made the short film "Eiszeit" (2012) and "Grenzland - Terra di confine", screened at the Trento Film Festival 2013.