Run-Time: 1 x 43 min.
Directed by Gustav W. Trampitsch
Written by Gustav W. Trampitsch
A co-production of MR TV & ORF/3sat
Languages: German (ORIGINAL) , English (SUB TITLE)
Format: 16:9 , 16:9
Con Amore, Pomodori - Tomatoes Concquer the World
Die Weltherrschaft der Tomaten
Tomato, synonym apple of love, Italian pomodoro - some of the names given to a very special fruit: Originally reaching Europe from the mountainous regions of Bolivia and Peru via Mexico, tomatoes began to conquer the world in sweeping triumph. For many centuries, tomatoes had remained undiscovered, a gift of nature hitherto unknown. Nowadays, the globall linked, chubby red darling of all is a staple in our daily diet. The film features the rise of the tomato from once despised «devil's stuff» to our ubiquitous «apple of love».