Die schwarzen Brüder (2014)

6 04/17/2014 (DE) FamilyDrama 1h 40m
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Overview

Up until the middle of the 19Th century, poverty stricken mountain farmers from the Ticino area of Switzerland frequently sold their children to Milan as chimney sweeps or spazzacamini. That is also young Giorgios fate. He is forced to climb through pitch black chimneys, flinging down the soot with his bare hands. But he does not lose heart. Together with his buddies sharing in the same misery, he establishes the association of Black Brothers. They stick together, struggling against their penury and getting involved in fights with the street gangs of Milan. The film tells of the gripping adventures of the chimney sweep boys and their spectacular escape back to their native land.

  1. Xavier Koller

    Director

  2. Kurt Held

    Novel

  3. Lisa Tetzner

    Novel

  4. Klaus Richter

    Screenplay

  5. Fritjof Hohagen

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Moritz Bleibtreu

    Moritz Bleibtreu

    Antonio Luini

  2. Waldemar Kobus

    Waldemar Kobus

    Battista Rossi

  3. Richy Müller

    Richy Müller

    Pater Roberto

  4. Ruby O. Fee

    Ruby O. Fee

    Angeletta

  5. Catrin Striebeck

    Catrin Striebeck

    Frau Rossi

  6. Sabine Timoteo

    Sabine Timoteo

    Giorgios Mutter

  7. Margherita Schoch

    Nonna

  8. Fynn Henkel

    Giorgio

  9. Can Schneider

    Dante

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Die schwarzen Brüder
Die schwarzen Brüder

Status Released

Original Language German

Budget -

Revenue $37,338.00

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