What keeps things going is this man’s spirit, determination, and caring for people
Directed by Martina Egi

Barefoot to Timbuktu begins with a man crossing a barren desert. Ernst Aebi is a Swiss-American free spirit who set out to explore the world and wound up becoming a hero, and friend, to the people of Araouane, a settlement in the middle of the Sahara. Aebi stayed for three years teaching the inhabitants how to plant, learn, and build their own buildings. Martina Egi’s documentary focuses on the ... more >