Harlem Aria

Overview

An aspiring opera singer from Harlem teams up with a charismatic busker and a kindhearted hustler to share his voice with the world, and teaches his two newfound friends the importance of taking your destiny into your own hands. Anton (Gabriel Casseus) lives in Harlem with his aunt. He dreams of moving to Italy and becoming a famous opera singer, and though he's been blessed with a magnificent singing voice, his passion has made him an outsider in his neighborhood. Running away from home, Anton meets passionate ...
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Overview

An aspiring opera singer from Harlem teams up with a charismatic busker and a kindhearted hustler to share his voice with the world, and teaches his two newfound friends the importance of taking your destiny into your own hands. Anton (Gabriel Casseus) lives in Harlem with his aunt. He dreams of moving to Italy and becoming a famous opera singer, and though he's been blessed with a magnificent singing voice, his passion has made him an outsider in his neighborhood. Running away from home, Anton meets passionate street pianist Matthew (Christian Carmago) and together the two begin drawing large, appreciate crowds on the street. Working the crowd as they do their thing is Wes (Damon Wayans), whose natural charm always gets the cash flowing. And while life on the streets is never easy, Anton, Matthew, and Wes soon discover that by following their dreams, they may find a means of transforming their lives forever.
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Special Features

Closed Caption; Behind the scenes of Harlem Aria; Interviews with cast and crew:; Damon Wayans, Christian Camargo, Gabriel Casseus, Paul Sorvino and writer/director William Jennings
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 4/6/2010
  • UPC: 876964001434
  • Original Release: 1999
  • Rating:

  • Source: Magnolia
  • Region Code: 1
  • Presentation: Wide Screen
  • Sound: Dolby AC-3 Surround Sound
  • Time: 1:40:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 62,624

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Gabriel Casseus Anton
Christian Camargo Matthew
Damon Wayans Wes
Paul Sorvino
Richard Edson
Kirsten Wilson
Edye Byrde
Malik Yoba
Technical Credits
William Jennings Director, Screenwriter
Isabell Von Alvensleben Executive Producer
Philip Von Alvensleben Producer
Jeff Beal Score Composer
Fabian Cook Score Composer
Denise Fitzgerald Casting
Cecil Gentry Production Designer
Daniel Gentry Costumes/Costume Designer
Daniel Glicker Costumes/Costume Designer
Sabine Hoffman Editor
Linda Moran Co-producer
Deepak Nayar Producer
Annice Parker Co-producer
Darryl D. Pryor Co-producer
Keith L. Smith Cinematographer
Damon Wayans Executive Producer
Michele Wernick Musical Direction/Supervision
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Harlem Aria
1. Anton's Gift [6:54]
2. Runaway [10:06]
3. Hustled [9:03]
4. Hospitality [8:35]
5. Brothers [8:22]
6. Cut Off [7:49]
7. Get What You Give [6:56]
8. Not Your Friend [5:06]
9. Party [8:55]
10. Rock Bottom [11:40]
11. Destiny [11:45]
12. End Credits [5:04]
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Disc #1 -- Harlem Aria
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         Paul Sorvino (Fabiano Grazzi)
         Gabriel Casseus (Anton)
         William Jennings (Writer/Director)
         Christian Camargo (Matthew)
         Damon Wayans (Wes)
      Behind the Scenes of Harlem Aria
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