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2 FRANCOS, 40 PESETAS: BACK TO SWITZERLAND

by Carlos Iglesias

synopsis

Madrid, 1973. Six years have passed since Martin and his family from Uzwil have returned to Madrid. With fond memories of Switzerland, Martin’s 18-year-old son Pablo decides to return to Uzwil with his friend. An unexpected culture shock awaits the two, who return to hippies in rural communes instead of farmers. Furthermore, Pablo and his companion have no idea that in the meantime their parents are also on their way to Uzwil. The parents’ unexpected visit, their reunion with friends and clandestine love affairs cause a tremendous stir.

international title: 2 francos, 40 pesetas: Back to Switzerland
original title: 2 francos, 40 pesetas
country: Spain, Switzerland
year: 2014
genre: fiction
directed by: Carlos Iglesias
film run: 90'
release date: ES 38/03/2014
cast: Carlos Iglesias, Javier Gutiérrez, Nieve de Medina, Ángela del Salto, Adrián Expósito, Luisber Santiago, Isabel Blanco
cinematography by: Paco Sánchez Polo
film editing: Miguel Santamaría
art director: Salvador López
costumes designer: Ana Elisa Escobar
music: Mario de Benito
producer: Juan Gona, Karin Koch
production: Gona, Dschoint Ventschr Filmproduktion AG, SRF - Schweizer Radio und Fernsehen
distributor: Festival Films
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