Filly Brown

Filly Brown

DVD - 2013
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Inspiring portrait of a young woman striving to find her voice, without compromising herself or the fate of her family. Majo Tonorio, 'Filly Brown', is a young hip-hop artist from Los Angeles. With her mother in prison and her father struggling to provide for his daughters, Filly knows that a record contract just may be the answer to her family's financial problems. So when a record producer offers her a shot at stardom, she has to choose between selling out her dreams, or saving her family.
Publisher: [New York, NY] : Indomina, [2013]
Branch Call Number: DVD 791.43 FILLY
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (99 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Language Note: English or Spanish dialogue; Spanish subtitles.

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misatim
Mar 05, 2019

This is a canned film, like all the dance ones along this line. Poor struggling (insert culture, race, or religion here) coming up and makes it good. Insert inspiring here. These actors are way to good for canned films.

aaa5756 May 18, 2014

This DVD movie was entertaining and interesting but not one of my favorite for this year. Not too bad---good performance. Very predictable but still entertaining.

lasertravis Feb 28, 2014

Average hip hop come up story. Just didn't grab me. The music didn't do it for me either. A series of poor choices and bad behavior by the supposedly inspirational female protagonist. I didn't get it.

mamiuno Oct 24, 2013

diz movie iz fierce n da muziq iz nice....

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aaa5756 May 18, 2014

“Music expresses that which cannot be put into words and that which cannot remain silent”
― Victor Hugo

aaa5756 May 18, 2014

“The truth is incontrovertible. Malice may attack it, ignorance may deride it, but in the end, there it is.” -Winston Churchill

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