Bread and Chocolate

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Bread and Chocolate

switzerland worker immigrant hardship xenophobia foreigners

Bread and Chocolate

Release Date: May 05, 1974

Year    :   1974
Slogan    :   «You'll Laugh Till Your Heart Breaks»
Genres    :   Comedy, Drama
Production Companies    :   Verona Produzione
Director    :   Franco Brusati
Producers    :   Turi Vasile, Maurizio Lodi-Fè, Paolo De Andreis, Alfredo Mirabile, Giuseppe Bruno Bossio, Adalberto Spadoni, Giovanni Bernardi
Writers    :   Nino Manfredi, Franco Brusati, Franco Brusati, Jaja Fiastri
RunTime    :   110 mins.

An Italian immigrant tries to make a new life in Switzerland, taking on a series of increasingly menial jobs in order to do it. He attempts to fit into his new home and society but fails at every turn. Unable to go home again, will his tenacity and optimism be enough to live on?

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