A biographical look at a Latino icon, the poet-playwright-actor Miguel Piñero, whose urban poetry is recognized as a precursor to rap and hip-hop. After doing time in Sing-Sing Prison for petty thefts and drug dealing, Piñero adapted his prison experiences into the 1974 Tony-nominated play Short eye...

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Corporate Author: Miramax Films.
Other Authors: Ichaso, León.; Penotti, John.; Stevens, Fisher.; Williams, Tim.; Bratt, Benjamin, 1963-; Esposito, Giancarlo.; Soto, Talisa.; Vasquez, Nelson.; Wright, Michael, 1956-; Irby, Michael.; Patinkin, Mandy.; Klein, Robert, 1942-; Moreno, Rita.; Chea, Claudio.; Tedeschi, David.; Hanrahan, Kip.; Hernandez, Sandra.; Lomofsky, Sharon.; GreeneStreet Films.; Lower East Side Films.; Miramax Home Entertainment (Firm); Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
Format: DVD
Language: English
Published: Burbank, CA : Miramax Home Entertainment : 2002
Distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment,