|Writers||Luca de Benedittis
|Cast||Paolo Villaggio Francesca Pipoli Marie-Christine Barrault Jean-Luc Bideau Renato Scarpa Julien Boisselier Antonio Petrocelli Soraya Gomaa Tom Novembre Graziano Giusti Anna Ferruzzo Domenico Carli Maria Palumbo Emmanuela Iannacci Antonio Miggiano Valerio Balestrieri Gabriella De Marco Lina Cotrufo Christophe Burgess Enzo Marchetti|
|Country||Switzerland, France, Italy|
|Plot||75-year-old Giuseppe De Metrio has spent 30 years in Geneva, as foreign worker for the Broyer company. Upon retirement, he returned to Puglia, Italy, where his family had continued to live. His only grandchild, 7-year-old Carla, is blind. The whole family looks forward hopefully to the day when Carla's sight can be restored by means of a cornea transplantation. After a heart attack, Giuseppe decides to wait no longer and returns to Switzerland to ask his former boss Mr. Broyer for the money necessary for the operation, as an old promise binds the two men. Intended as a 48-hour trip, Giuseppe and Carla's visit in Switzerland becomes a journey that both grandfather and granddaughter never dreamt of...... search for Azzurro on IMDb|
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|Germany released, PAL/Region 0 DVD: it WILL NOT play on standard US DVD player. You need multi-region PAL/NTSC DVD player to view it in USA/Canada: LANGUAGES: French ( Dolby Digital 2.0 ), German ( Dolby Digital 2.0 ), Italian ( Dolby Digital 2.0 ), English ( Subtitles ), French ( Subtitles ), German ( Subtitles ), Italian ( Subtitles ), SPECIAL FEATURES: Biographies, Cast/Crew Interview(s), Commentary, Deleted Scenes, Filmographies, Interactive Menu, Music Video, Photo Gallery, Production Notes, Scene Access, Trailer(s), SYNOPSIS: Giuseppe (Paolo Villaggio) takes his blind seven-year-old granddaughter Carla (Francesca Pipoli) from Puglia to his native Geneva. Giuseppe wants to call in an old debt in order to pay for an eye operation for the girl, and the man he needs to find in order to do so is Gaston (Jean-Luc Bideau), with whom he worked for three decades. However, when Giuseppe arrives in Geneva he finds Gaston residing in a sanitarium and his once-profitable company in economic shambles. As Giuseppe becomes reacquainted with his old friend, various revelations surface about his background and his relationship with Gaston's wife (Marie-Christine Barrault).|
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