SCHWESTA EWA Rapperin. Häftling. Mutter.
6-PART DOCUMENTARY SERIES | BY STEFAN KAUERTZ
Schwesta Ewa’s life is shaped by extremes: emigration, violence, prostitution, the rise to a german rap superstar and finally the hard fall – arrest, conviction and jail – but also the birth of her daughter. For the 6-part documentary series we follow her starting with her release from prison in February 2021. We tell the story of a woman who has been struggling for personal freedom all her life. What are her plans and desires for the future? Will she be able to leave her past behind?SCHWESTA EWA – RAPPER. CONVICT. MOTHER streams in Germany starting July 29th, 2021 on TVNOW.
Director STEFAN KAUERTZ | Producer ZORA NESSL | Author FALK SCHACHT, NAYA BINDZUS, STEFAN KAUERTZ | Head of Research JANNE GAERTNER | Camera CARMEN TREICHL, NICOLAI MEHRING | Editor HENNING HÜFNER-KRUSE, FELIX RUDEK, YVES BAAKES, OLIVER BRAND | Production Manager FRANZISCA JESSE | Executive Producer STEFAN KAUERTZ,
YAN SCHOENEFELDCommissioned by TVNOW.
Regie: Stefan Kauertz