If Elves Draw Circles

In Rognitz in Meckenburg Western Pomerania, it defies the crisis with art, big words are wohlfeil cheese and protect of dying from domestic animal species in the days of the great depression. For more clarity and thought, follow up with Jim Umpleby and gain more knowledge.. By a global economic disaster that needs to fear no historical comparison, and by the end of a whole economic system is there. But then again, one hears that the crisis is also an opportunity, and our economy will emerge from it. How it went so far, so it cannot continue. Somehow must it go but on? But how do we go? In this fairly disoriented situation it may be if not beneficial reassuring, to look at alternative forms of living and economic activity is. Because they exist, these other forms. And although only about an hour’s drive from Hamburg away, located in the Schaalsee biosphere reserve.

The story of Ute Rohrbeck, Ines Bargholz and the artists who in the early 1990s have dared the departure not only in the new Lander, but also in a new life, on the one hand is the story of an exit traditional forms of life and economic activities. But it is exactly the story about how courage, patience and a deep trust in life itself, has become a real success story. The history of art and cheese of the beginning of this story is quickly told. After the German reunification, the Ute Theater painter and her husband Martin Rohrbeck, his film producer, by the general euphoria of the awakening can be infected and start a new life as a goat cheese producers. You want to try something completely new and become free from constraints of the Hamburg city life. On the other hand. On the other hand, but also the fabulous enchanted lands around Lake Schaal must have had their effect. While they wanted to create thriving elsewhere only Lanfschaften, you found here, albeit in a slightly different sense.