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Title In my father's house / a film by Ricki Stern and Annie Sundberg ; Break Thru Films presents ; directed by Ricki Stern & Annie Sundberg ; produced by Rickie Stern, Annie Sundberg ; produced by Charles Miller, Daniel Kellison ; writers, Ricki Stern, Annie Sundberg, Pax Wassermann.

Publication Info. Santa Monica, CA : ARC Entertainment, LLC, [2016]


Location Call No. Status
 Manchester, Main Library - Media Room DVDs & Blu-rays  DVD 305.896 IN    Check Shelf
Edition Widescreen.
Description 1 videodisc (93 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
digital optical rda
NTSC rda
video file DVD video rda
Documentary films. lcgft
System Details DVD, NTSC.
Performer Featuring Che "Rhymefest" Smith, Brian Smith.
Credits Editors, Pax Wasserman, Tim K. Smith ; director of photography, Charles Miller ; original music, Paul Brill with Elizabeth Ziman.
Note Program content: © 2015.
Audience MPAA rating: R (restricted; under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian); some langage.
Summary In this documentary, Che Smith (a.k.a. Rhymefest, the Grammy-winning rapper) reunites with his father, an alcoholic living on the streets of Chicago, and struggles to deliver him to safety and an existence that is productive and meaningful, in essence, taking responsibility for the man who had abandoned him as a young child.
Awards Tribeca Film Festival 2015, official selection; Nashville Film Festival 2015, official selection; AAFCA Seal of Approval
Language In English; closed-captioned in English.
Subject Homeless men -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Biography.
Homeless persons -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Biography.
Homelessness -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Case studies.
Fatherless families -- United States -- Case studies.
Fathers and sons -- United States -- Case studies.
Rhymefest, 1977- -- Family.
Rhymefest, 1977- -- Homes and haunts.
African Americans -- Race identity.
Absentee fathers -- United States -- Biography.
Rap musicians -- United States -- Biography.
Genre/Form Documentary films.
Biographical films.
Nonfiction films.
Feature films.
Feature films -- United States.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Stern, Ricki, film director, film producer, screenwriter.
Sundberg, Annie, film director, film producer, screenwriter.
Wassermann, Pax, screenwriter, editor of moving image work.
Miller, Charles (Producer), film producer.
Kellison, Daniel, film producer.
Rhymefest, 1977- commentator, on-screen participant.
Smith, Brian (Former homeless person), commentator, on-screen participant.
Smith, Donnie, commentator, on-screen participant.
Brill, Paul, 1968- composer.
Ziman, Elizabeth, 1982- composer.
Break Thru Films, production company.
ARC Entertainment (Firm), publisher.
Standard No. 796019829830
Music No. 82983 ARC Entertainment
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