Man Push Cart

Man Push Cart

DVD - 2007
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Every night while the city sleeps, Ahmad, a former rock star in his native Pakistan, drags his heavy cart along the streets of New York. Every morning, he sells coffee and donuts to a city he cannot call his own. One day the pattern of this harsh existence is broken by a glimmer of hope for a better life.
Publisher: Port Washington, NY : Distributed by Koch Entertainment, [2007]
ISBN: 9781417201525
1417201525
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (87 min.) :,sd., col. ;,12 cm.

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ms_mustard
May 30, 2015

a realistically bleak film of a realistically bleak immigrant's life operating a corner coffee stand in NYC. bleak but not despairing. inspired by Camus' Myth of Sisyphus. Ahmad faces the same daily challenge over and over while working and hoping to be able to make a life with his estranged son.

Quimeras Jan 19, 2014

Too much is left unresolved.

love_my_library_card May 21, 2013

A bittersweet story. Not a lot of action, but you feel sympathy for the main character as he struggles to make a living in New York City. His hard and lonely existence is probably an accurate reflection of many immigrants in America; those who perform the service jobs that few of us would ever want to have.

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spicefamily
Sep 24, 2009

True story of a man from India who came to the US and couldn't get achieve in band, so he opened up a travel breakfast nook.

This DVD is now one of favorites Plse try it and remember this, the real person was interviewed on 60 mins excellant

It has sub at first

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lindeeana
Jun 28, 2008

strangely compelling.

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