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Title Searching for paradise / Luxmundi Productions presents a Charny/Grillo production in association with Centre Street and Grande Capo, Sundance channel Home Entertainment ; producers, Ruth Charny, Janet Grillo ; written & directed by Myra Paci.

Publication Info. Los Angeles, CA : Showtime Entertainment, [2003]


Location Call No. Status
 Cheshire Public Library - Adult Department Main Level  DVD SEARCHING FOR PARADISE    Check Shelf
 West Hartford, Noah Webster Library - Media Room  DVD SEARCHING    Check Shelf
Edition Widescreen version.
Description 1 videodisc (88 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD, Region 1 encoding, 5.1 Dolby.
Cast Susan May Pratt, Chris Noth, Jeremy Davies, John Pierson, Michele Placido, Laila Robins, Josef Sommer, Mary Louise Wilson.
Credits Director of photography, Teodoro Maniaci ; editors, Beatrice Sisul, Robin Lee ; original music composer, Carter Burwell ; costume designer, Sarah Holden ; production designer, Dina Goldman.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 2002.
Audience MPAA rating: R; for language, sexuality and some drug use.
Summary When Gilda's father dies, she is left with nothing but her video camera, her father's secrets, and a fascination with movie star Michael De. Santis. Using her camera as a diary, and propelled by grief and anger, she sets off for an adventure in New York City. Ultimately, she finds herself right in the middle of her movie star fantasies.
Note Special features: "Afterthought" and director's commentary; cast interviews; "snapshot diaries" from the Sundance Film Festival.
Awards Milan International Film Festival, 2002: Best Actress (Susan May Pratt).
Language Closed-captioned.
Note GMD: videorecording.
Subject Women -- Sexual behavior -- Drama.
Actors -- United States -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- Drama.
Genre/Form Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Charny, Ruth.
Grillo, Janet.
Paci, Myra.
Pratt, Susan May.
Noth, Chris, 1954-
Davies, Jeremy, 1969-
Pierson, John, 1954-
Placido, Michele.
Robins, Laila, 1959-
Sommer, M. Josef.
Wilson, Mary Louise.
Maniaci, Teodoro.
Sisul, Beatrice.
Lee, Robin.
Burwell, Carter.
Holden, Sarah.
Goldman, Dina.
Luxmundi Productions (Firm)
Centre Street (Firm)
Grande Capo (Firm)
Sundance Channel Home Entertainment.
Showtime Entertainment.
ISBN 1932228632: $24.99
Standard No. 758445902020
Music No. SHO9020 Showtime Entertainment
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