EMMY AWARD WINNER, Best Writing, Alan Cooke
2 Emmy Nominations
BEST DOCUMENTARY Dawn Scibilia and Alan Cooke
BEST PHOTOGRAPHY - Dawn Scibilia
"With more than one of every three of our residents hailing from foreign lands, it's only fitting that a movie about the idea of “home” would be set in the Big Apple.”
Michael R. Bloomberg, MAYOR
“It makes New York look as fascinating as the most buoyant immigrant would always have dreamed.”
David Hinckley, NEW YORK DAILY NEWS
"A miniature city symphony"
-Nicolas Rapold, THE NEW YORK SUN
"This is a beautiful film, a visual poem to the most intimate of ideas "home," where the totality of human experiences, like the imperceptibly added layers of a pearl, combine to create, in this wonderful instance, a gem."
-Filmmaker, Ken Burns
"Beautifully captures the Irish immigrant’s journey through the myth and mystery of New York"
-Filmmaker, Jim Sheridan
"A Heartfelt and lyrical journey about the meaning of home."
-Actor, Gabriel Byrne