This is the documentary I made for my MA in Visual Anthropology

Synopsis:
We all recognize the longing for happiness. The Surinamese Germain chases this elusive ideal in Amsterdam, and meets many obstacles on the way. While his life is filled with activities, they don’t seem to bring about the desired result. In an open and honest manner Germain reflects on his hardships and allows the viewer to enter his world for half an hour.

Running time: 28:30

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