About 300 years ago, many Palatine fled to the US for political reasons but also for economic reasons and settled mainly in and around Pennsylvania. 500,000 Americans still speak their variant of the Palatine dialect: Pennsylvania Dutch: Together with the protagonist and YouTuber Douglas Madenford, the film goes on a search through the US and the Palatinate to see what is left of the language and culture, where does it come from and how it has developed itself.
6,701 €
20,000 € 2nd funding goal
 Hiwwe wie Driwwe - Pfälzisch in Amerika

About this project

Funding period 6/9/17 11:00 AM - 8/31/17 11:59 PM
Realisation July - August 2017
Funding goal 6,000 €
2nd funding goal 20,000 €
Category Movie / Video
City Ludwigshafen am Rhein
Website & Social Media

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