About the film
new york city working class pittsburgh, pennsylvania
Release Date: February 11, 1980
|Genres||:||Drama, TV Movie|
|Production Companies||:||Learning in Focus|
|Producers||:||Robert Geller, Ed Lynch|
|Writers||:||Willa Cather, Ron Cowen|
Captures the essence of Willa Cather's haunting story of Pittsburgh circa 1900. Lost in a world of fantasy, young working-class Paul dreams of escaping his dreary existence in turn-of-the-century Pittsburgh. As fate would have it Paul gets his chance by stealing some money and subsequently running off to glamorous New York City.