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Harlem aria / Kintop Pictures and Alive Entertainment present in association with In-Motion, a Bent Nail production ; produced by Deepak Nayar and Philip von Alvensleben ; written and directed by William Jennings.

Nayar, Deepak. (Added Author). Alvensleben, Philip von. (Added Author). Jennings, William, 1960- (Added Author). Wayans, Damon. (Added Author). Carmargo, Christian. (Added Author). Casseus, Gabriel. (Added Author). Kintop Pictures (Firm) (Added Author). Alive Entertainment (Firm) (Added Author). In-Motion Productions. (Added Author). Bent Nail (Firm) (Added Author). Magnolia Home Entertainment (Firm) (Added Author). Damon Wayans, Christian Carmargo, Gabriel Casseus. (Cast).
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  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (100 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Magnolia Home Entertainment, [2010]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from sell sheet.
Originally produced in 1999.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Music by Jeff Beal and Fabian Cook ; edited by Sabine Hoffman ; director of photography, Keith L. Smith.
Participant or Performer Note:
Damon Wayans, Christian Carmargo, Gabriel Casseus.
Summary, etc.:
Anton, a mentally challenged young man from Harlem, dreams of becoming an opera singer. Frustrated at home, he runs away to pursue his dreams in Italy, but he is conned out of his life savings by Wes, a heartless street hustler. He is discovered by Matthew, a bitter street musician who dreams of being a concert pianist. Anton's love of music and compassion for people allows them to reach their dreams.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: R; for strong crude language.
System Details Note:
DVD; Dolby digital.
Subject: Digital recordings.
African American singers > Harlem (New York, N.Y.) > Drama.
Singers > Italy > Drama.
People with mental disabilities > Drama.
Street musicians > Italy > Drama.
Pianists > Italy > Drama.
Opera > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Fiction films.

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