Welcome to Järbo State
Language:Swedish with English subtitles
This documentary portrays a story about the residents in the Järbo district and what happens in a Järbo parish over three years. Following some ‘authentic Järboits’ the viewer is granted access to a school’s fate where children thrive, and where tranquility is interrupted by the municipality because the implement of cuts. Like many places in Sweden’s rural, Järbo have been exposed to the threat of depopulation, by declining birth and shortage of jobs. However, the residents of Järbo show a desire to continue living in their beloved homeland.