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Married to the Livestock: The End of a Farmer's Life (INC)

A touching, sound-rich excerpt from a German feature that explores the shifting realities and complicated relationships on the small family farm where producer Julia Schafer was raised.

2008 / Julia Schafer / MDR Figaro and RBB Kultur, Germany

A touching, sound-rich excerpt from a German feature that explores the shifting realities and complicated relationships on the small family farm where producer Julia Schafer was raised.

Married to the Livestock isn't available in English, but you can follow along, easily, with this transcript.


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Julia Schafer

Julia Schäfer (b. 1983) grew up between cows, horses, and a dog in the middle of Germany. At 19 she flew to buzzing cities like New York and remote beaches in New Zealand. Finally, she settled in Leipzig (East Germany) to study Journalism and English. Thanks to a small radio station over there (mephisto97.6) she discovered her passion: feature!


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