The filmmaker discovers family videos that belong to her grandfather, a Holocaust survivor. While asking how her ancestors could still smile after such a traumatic event, she realizes that she is the one stuck in transgenerational trauma.
Anna Gyimesi was born in 1985, in Budapest. After receiving her degree in medicine in 2011, she turned to filmmaking. She graduated from the film directing program of the University of Theatre and Film Arts in 2019 and from documentary film directing in the Docnomads Erasmus Mundus Joint Master Course in 2021. Heritage is her student film which she made at Luca School of Arts, Brussels.