Valic and Jan Hering get to
know each other in Highschool and form a punkrock band.
After graduation their ways split. Jan starts an
photographer in Wuerzburg, Germany, and Marko travels the
world (Spain, Jamaica, Australia ) and becomes a
Anthropology, Filmstudies and Easterneuropean studies at the
Berlin. A few years later --Jan has meanwhile earned his
a photographer and is now a Film and TV Camera student at
the FH Dortmund-- they meet again in their hometown Minden. Marko
speaks about his idea of realizing a documentary
the life of his new balkan friends in Berlin. This is
considered the birth hour of VALIC-HERING-FILMS.