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Deutsches Dorf in Venezuela leidet unter Corona-Pandemie

Deutsches Dorf in Venezuela leidet unter Corona-Pandemie

Colonia Tovar ist ein deutsches Dorf in Venezuela. 1853 wanderten Deutsche dorthin aus. Heute ist die Gemeinde eine beliebte Touristenattraktion. Doch die Gemeinschaft ächzt derzeit gewaltig unter der Corona-Pandemie.

SHOTLIST COLONIA TOVAR, VENEZUELA13. NOVEMBER 2020QUELLE: AFPTV1. Panorama Colonia Tovar church seen in the middle of the town2. Totale entrance to Colonia Tovar town3. Nah entrance to Colonia Tovar town4. Totale 'Casa Kuku' craft store5. Halbnahe wall with several cuckoo clocks made in Germany 6. Nah sign outside the craft store that reads in Spanish: '50% off on all merchandise'7. O-TON 1 - Keila Blanco, craft shop assistant (Frau, Spanish, 13 Sek.): 'You can see the difference between before the pandemic and now. There are even many businesses that have closed due to the pandemic because they don't have the means to pay the rent and stuff.''Sí se ve la diferencia, entre antes de la pandemia y ahorita. Incluso hay muchísimos comercios que han cerrado por todo esto de la pandemia porque no tienen como pagar alquileres y todo eso.' 8. Zwischenschnitt: Totale cuckoo clock 9. Schwenk von links nach rechts Linda Breidenbach's (soundbite 3) hostel 10. Totale two people leave a cabin 11. Totale Linda Breidenbach stands behind a plastic curtain in the lobby of her hostel 12. Totale Colonia Tovar's main petrol station closed13. Halbnahe Patricio Rojas stands in the kitchen14. O-TON 2 - Patricio Rojas, minimarket owner (Mann, Spanish, 21 Sek.): 'Here I also had a pizzeria, the pizzeria is finished, it's closed, there's no tourism. The people who live here need other things, logically, so we reinvented ourselves to make a supply store, a supermarket.''Acá también tenía una pizzería, se acabó la pizzería, se cerró la pizzería, no hay turismo. La gente de acá está pendiente de otras cosas, lógicamente, entonces se reinventó a hacer un abasto, un supermercado.' 15. Zwischenschnitt: Totale shop assistant working in the minimarket 16. Totale customers in the minimarket17. Halbnahe customers in the minimarket