Welcome to Switzerland
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In this gently satirical comedy, after the death of his grandmother, Thierry (Denis Podalydès), a nebbishy anthropologist who has been living in France, returns to the Swiss village of his birth for the funeral. After the service, Thierry is approached by his uncles Kurt (Peter Wyssbrod) and Walter (Walo Lüönd), who have interesting news -- his late grandmother left Thierry an inheritance of two million Swiss francs, but only under the condition that he return to Switzerland and lead a life in keeping with the traditional Swiss lifestyle. Thierry and his girlfriend, Sophie (Emmanuelle Devos),… More

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"Even if you do not know the Swiss and/or French very well, this comedy could prove a funny detour about the many stereotypical half-truths that exist about these two peoples."
‑ Boyd van Hoeij, european-films.net
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