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Author: Anna BodenRyan FleckPaul MezeyJamie PatricofJeremy Kipp WalkerAll authors
Publisher: New York, NY : Sony Pictures Classics, 2008.
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : SpanishView all editions and formats
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Sugar is the inspirational story of Miguel Santos, a gifted pitcher struggling to make it to the big leagues of American baseball. Nicknamed "Azúcar" (Spanish for "sugar"), 19-year-old Miguel travels from his poor but tightly-knit community in the Dominican Republic to play minor league baseball in the United States - where anything is possible. He finds himself in a small Iowa town, where he struggles with the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Drama
Feature films
Fiction films
Sports films
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Anna Boden; Ryan Fleck; Paul Mezey; Jamie Patricof; Jeremy Kipp Walker; Journeyman Pictures (Firm),; Hunting Lane Films,; Gowanus Projections (Firm),; Single A Films,
OCLC Number: 1101023173
Language Note: In Spanish and English.
Notes: Title from resource description page (viewed April 11, 2019).
Credits: Director of photography, Andrij Parekh ; editor, Anna Boden ; music, Michael Brook.
Cast: Algenis Perez Soto, Rayniel Rufino, Andre Holland, Ann Whitney, Ellary Porterfield, Jaime Tirelli, Jose Rijo, Michael Gaston, Alina Vargas, Richard Bull, Kelvin Leonardo Garcia, Joendy Pena Brown.
Awards: Nominated 2008 Sundance Film Festival, Grand Jury Prize, Dramatic
Description: 1 online resource (115 minutes)
Other Titles: Sugar (Motion picture)
Responsibility: Journeyman Pictures ; Hunting Lane Films ; Gowanus Projections ; Single A Films ; produced by Paul S. Mezey, Jamie Patricof, Jeremy Kipp Walker ; written by Anna Boden & Ryan Fleck ; directed by Anna Boden, Ryan Fleck.

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Sugar is the inspirational story of Miguel Santos, a gifted pitcher struggling to make it to the big leagues of American baseball. Nicknamed "Azúcar" (Spanish for "sugar"), 19-year-old Miguel travels from his poor but tightly-knit community in the Dominican Republic to play minor league baseball in the United States - where anything is possible. He finds himself in a small Iowa town, where he struggles with the culture, the language, and the pressure of knowing that only his success can rescue his family.

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