Journey of Hope
Journey of Hope (1991)

Xavier Koller's fact-based drama chronicles the hardships suffered by a family of Turkish farmers who sell all of their worldly possessions in order to fund an escape to the greener pastures of Switzerland. En route, they fall prey to a… More

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Rated: PG
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Release Date: April 26, 1991
DVD Release Date: May 23, 2006
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Emanuel Levy

This surprise winner of the Best Foreign Language Oscar centers on a poor Turkish couple looking for work in Swizerland

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Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

Celebrates the courage and the hope of these refugees who are shamefully treated by both those who prey upon them and those who are quick to close doors on ethnic outsiders

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