ARTS . LIFESTYLE

The History of Camping

52' (GER, FRE, ENG subs)

Camping stands for freedom, adventures and low-cost travel. Take a look at the history of temporary nomadism.

People have been holidaying in tents or caravans for over 100 years. But what is so fascinating about this "temporary nomadism" and how did camping become so popular? In 19th century England, camping was a pleasure of the upper class, in the 1970s campers were considered a strange folk and today camping offers a distinctive form of freedom. From 13 horsepower, to the iconic VW Bulli, to caravans and luxurious campervans - the documentary looks at the history of camping and its odd people.

  • Trailer

    Trailer - English
  • Screener. 52'

    Screener - German with English subtitles
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Facts

  • Original Title
    Camping - Die Geschichte einer Leidenschaft
  • Year
    2021
  • Length
    52' (GER, FRE, ENG subs)
  • Resolution
    4K
  • Produced by
  • Partners
    ZDF, arte
  • Trailer

    Trailer - English
  • Screener. 52'

    Screener - German with English subtitles
    You will need to login in order to watch Screener!