An inherited family treasure trove of photos and film footage show the director‘s grandfather in southern Germany in the 1940s. In one clip, the grandfather is briefly seen at a funfair wearing a swastika on his jacket.
How is our perception of a loved one changed through a symbol that stands for murder by the millions? How can photos and film footage, memories and archival material, be pieced together to form a coherent picture?
A struggle for memory – and a search whose persistence ultimately ruffles some feathers in the family.