Unfair Competition


1h 50m 2001

Brief Synopsis

The story of two rival families from Milan, one Jewish and the other Catholic, who are competing merchants in 1938 Rome. The Jewish Simeones want to transform their haberdashery into a modern, ready-to-wear store. They are up against their Catholic rival Umberto Melchiorri, who owns an elegant bouti

Film Details

Also Known As
Competencia desleal, Concorrenza sleale, Concurrence deloyale, Ärkefiender
Release Date
2001
Production Company
Medusa Film
Distribution Company
Artedis; Medusa Film; Primer Plano Film Group
Location
Cinecitta, Rome, Italy

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 50m

Synopsis

The story of two rival families from Milan, one Jewish and the other Catholic, who are competing merchants in 1938 Rome. The Jewish Simeones want to transform their haberdashery into a modern, ready-to-wear store. They are up against their Catholic rival Umberto Melchiorri, who owns an elegant boutique. In the meantime, they face Mussolini's new racial laws and an encroaching Holocaust that will not spare them.

Film Details

Also Known As
Competencia desleal, Concorrenza sleale, Concurrence deloyale, Ärkefiender
Release Date
2001
Production Company
Medusa Film
Distribution Company
Artedis; Medusa Film; Primer Plano Film Group
Location
Cinecitta, Rome, Italy

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 50m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Completed shooting July 2000.

dubbed Italian