In Luxembourgish, “Heemwéi – eng Odysee” means “Homesickness – an odyssey”.
In France, in September 1944, the end of the Second World War seemed imminent as Allied troops closed in on Berlin.
The two Luxembourgers Jos and Frenz decide to lay down their arms and desert the German army. A series of skilfully told adventures follows in the footsteps of these young people who want only one thing: to return home.
Through the journey of four student filmmakers and their professor who follow in the footsteps of their forefathers in the Land of Memory.I discover