Christoph Pehofer took a nine-month journey through North America and Asia. Staying in hostels was a rare alternative. What he did instead was sleeping in complete strangers` living rooms - Couchsurfing is the concept behind this.
In a world full of barriers, building bridges between cultures is often linked with fear, caution and sometimes even rejection. That ́s why this film has been made: it shows that sometimes it only takes a few steps towards other people to establish won- derful friendships. Why not start by sharing something perso- nal? Why not start by inviting them to your living room, to talk, to laugh, to exchange. All that sitting on a couch!