In “Comrades” three young Italians who believe that communism can repair their country, and possibly the entire world, must face their growing pains. A politically engaged “coming of age” film with a dash of humor.
Despite different personalities and backgrounds of the protagonists, they participate in demonstrations, meetings, and support each other. They search for ways to organize the world, find work, and help them feel like a part of a community. However, senior Party members are only concerned with the past, sabotaging any attempts to change.