Truly CA: Our State, Our Stories
The Emmy award-winning showcase of independent documentaries about life in the Golden State.
Miracle in a Box (#701H) Duration: 58:53 STEREO TVG
John Korty's documentary follows the restoration of a 1927 Steinway grand piano bequeathed to the music department at UC Berkeley with the stipulation that it be given to "a worthy student of piano." To find the most worthy student, the music department held the first Berkeley Piano Competition.
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Corner Store (#704H) Duration: 55:45 STEREO TVG
Yousef Elhaj, a Palestinian grocer living in San Francisco, left his wife and kids behind to make a better life for them in America. After a ten year separation, spent working day and night and saving money, he finally returns to his homeland to reunite with his family and bring them to join him in California. But a lot changes in a decade, and he must confront new realities -- both in his country and his family.
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