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Closer to home

Author: Joseph NobileSteven T NobileRuben Arthur NicdaoJohn Michael BolgerMadeline OrtalizAll authors
Publisher: [New York] : Metropolis, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Joseph Nobile's Closer to Home weaves a universal, haunting tale of two people inexorably drawn together for vastly different reasons. Dalisay struggles to journey from the Philippine countryside to New York City to marry Dean, a disillusioned ex-merchant marine. She's hoping to buy a cure for her dying sister and, ultimately, a future for her debt-ridden family, while he hopes to escape his disintegrating American  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph Nobile; Steven T Nobile; Ruben Arthur Nicdao; John Michael Bolger; Madeline Ortaliz; Elibon Film Productions.; Metropolis DVD (Firm)
OCLC Number: 57176897
Language Note: English/Tagalog with yellow English subtitles.
Notes: DVD release of the 1995 motion picture.
Includes trailer.
Credits: Cinematography, Irek Hartowicz ; production design, Stacey Tanner, Art Nicado ; film editors, Janice Keuhnelian, James Kwei ; original music, Ryan Cayabyab ; sound designer, Louis Bertini ; executive producer, Steven T. Nobile.
Cast: John Michael Bolger, Madeline Ortaliz.
Target Audience: Unrated.
Description: 1 videodisc (125 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1, NTSC; Dolby digital 2.0 stereo.
Other Titles: Joseph Nobile's Closer to home
Responsibility: Elibon Film Productions ; written by Joseph Nobile and Ruben Arthur Nicdao ; produced and directed by Joseph Nobile.

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"Joseph Nobile's Closer to Home weaves a universal, haunting tale of two people inexorably drawn together for vastly different reasons. Dalisay struggles to journey from the Philippine countryside to New York City to marry Dean, a disillusioned ex-merchant marine. She's hoping to buy a cure for her dying sister and, ultimately, a future for her debt-ridden family, while he hopes to escape his disintegrating American family through love and a family of his own. A powerful, controversial film that quietly builds to a shattering collision of aspirations and cultures"--Container.

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