About the film
Release Date: December 31, 1929
|Production Companies||:||Nikkatsu Corporation|
|Writers||:||Masashi Kobayashi, Masashi Kobayashi|
Sweat (1929) is a slapstick riff on tendency-film themes, as a bored young millionaire has his clothes stolen by a tramp; dressed in the tramp’s clothes, he has to accept work as a labourer. As the hero ends up building the mausoleum he had himself commissioned.