The film broaches the issue of the image of Europe of young Cameroonians: Among them Europe is both Heaven on Earth and the derivation of the African misery. The film follows the upcoming Cameroonian Reggae Artist Ottou Ottou André Rodrigue taking the viewer on a trip through the social imagery of Europe as ‘whiteman’s kontri’ (white man’s country).
Balz Andrea Alter (born in 1980) works and lives in Zürich. He was formed in the Universities of Basel and Zurich where he specialized in Visual Anthropology, Economics and Anthropology of Religion. Since 2000 he works as an independent author. He produced several plays, including international productions with Charles MoU.K.ouri, Noel Dernesch and LU.K.as Bärfuss. Europaland is his first short documentary movie realized as an integral part of his master thesis.