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Dreaming American (2011)

Not Rated | | Short, Biography, Comedy | 20 June 2011 (USA)
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After escaping a dangerous country, a young man fights to keep his body, his dignity and his dream alive. Survival is the first order of business in New York City but he strives to achieve ... See full summary »

Director:

Lee Percy

Writers:

Lee Percy, Praq Rado (story)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Praq Rado ... Zef Noja
Giancarlo Esposito ... Daytona LeMans
Nancy Opel ... Acting Teacher
Crystal Bock Crystal Bock ... Lisa
Desmin Borges ... Genti
Gio Perez Gio Perez ... Beto
Genc Jakupi Genc Jakupi ... Artan
Dilon Uruci Dilon Uruci ... Young Zef
Kastriot Uruci Kastriot Uruci ... Young Artan
Chad Goodridge ... Bartender
John Quilty ... Man at bar
Daniel Talbott ... Man's at bar (as Daniel Cameron Talbott)
Libby Winters ... Elizabeth
James Georgiades ... Léon
Roland Uruci ... Trafficker
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Storyline

After escaping a dangerous country, a young man fights to keep his body, his dignity and his dream alive. Survival is the first order of business in New York City but he strives to achieve more and when success comes within his grasp he finds himself up against an uncaring immigration bureaucracy. Based on a true story, "Dreaming American" is a humorous, sad, and always compelling story of courage, living by one's wits, and the struggle to make it in America. Written by Anonymous

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new york city | bar | buddy | dancer | actor | See All (6) »


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Not Rated
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

20 June 2011 (USA) See more »

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16:9 HD
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Dreaming American
Produced by Filip Mitrovic
Written by Filip Mitrovic and 'Lauren Amaris'
Performed by 'Lauren Amaris ft. Juice'
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