BERGKRISTALL (2004)

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  • ROCK CRYSTAL Alternative

Synopsis

Drama set in the 19th century about two feuding villages Gschaid and Millsdorf. A young couple, one from each village, marry and have children, who find themselves sitting uncomfortably in the middle of enmity. Due to economic and other pressures, the mother goes back to her village of Millsdorf, leaving the children to live with their father. The children hope that the legendary magic of the rock crystal will help reunite their parents. One Christmas Eve the two children get lost walking from Millsdorf to Gschaid in a storm, and people from both villages unite to search for the children.

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