24 h in Mainz


Mainz that is Roman heritage, viticulture, joie de vivre, football and carnival. But what is the state capital of Rhineland-Palatinate like? What is the way of life and the identity of the Mainz people? To find out, the glossy documentary shows a complete daily routine in Mainz - in front of and behind the scenes.

The city at the mouth of the River Main into the Rhine shapes more than 2000 years of European history. In it beat the pulse of the Holy Roman Empire, in the Cathedral of St. Martin Emperor Frederick II was crowned. Johannes Gutenberg invented book printing with movable type in the royal residence of the Elector.

89 min. / 60 min. SWR