Das GLÜCK BEIM HÄNDEWASCHEN (1982)

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  • The PLEASURE OF WASHING ONE'S HANDS Alternative

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Based on the novel by Joseph Zoderer. Story of the people of the German-speaking region of South Tirol, before and after the second World War. Before the 1st World War the region was part of Austria-Hungary, but afterwards became part of Italy, at the start of WW2 the population wanted to be part of Germany, with a subsequent confusion over nationalities and identities.

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