How do the decisions, that your ancestors make, influence your own life? My Great-Grandmother Ilse, on one hand a pioneer of her time, one of the first female art students, a painter, a writer, a world traveller – she also went against her parents wishes and made her own choices in life. But the question remains: How would my life look like nowadays if she would have decided differently? By tracing the roots of my family, I question my own choices and my own path.