Marcello Gazzara, former bank manager, born in 1929, recalls before the cameras of MedEatResearch the memories of his childhood, hunger suffered during World War II, the bombing of Naples and the railroad that fed his family thanks to olive oil and flour sent from the province of Foggia.

MedEatResarch, Centro di Studi Sociali sulla Dieta Mediterranea diretto da Marino Niola ed Elisabetta Moro
Document by: Mariangela Bianco e Rossella Galletti
Interview by: Rita Fusco and Mariangela Bianco
Video by: Francesco Di Donna
Editing by: Francesco Di Donna
Created: 2 giugno 2019
Marcello Gazzara

Marcello Gazzara

Year: 1929
City: Napoli
Profession: Bank manager
Languages: Italiano

Video table of contents

- 00:00 Work in Torre del Greco
- 01:18 Daily diet
- 01:57 The secret of life
- 03:02 Half plate of spaghetti a day
- 04:33 The young athlete's diet
- 05:22 Memories of childhood
- 07:04 War and famine Stories
- 08:40 Life-saving apples
- 09:15 Mais ground secretly
- 10:34 The Mediterranean Diet
- 11:18 So much sport!
- Conviviality
- Memory of a military railroad
- The orchard in the garden

Geographic information

Country: IT
Region: Campania
City: Napoli
Altitude: 17 m. s.l.m.

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