51 Birch Street [videorecording] / Priddy Brothers present a Copacetic Pictures production in association with HBO/Cinemax Documentary films ; a ZDF/Arte co-production
DVDs | Distributed by Image Entertainment | c2007
Available at Adult DVD-Nonfiction (Call number: 306.8 F)
Chatsworth, CA : Distributed by Image Entertainment, c2007.
1 videodisc (88 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD; Dolby digital stereo.
Co-writer, Amy Seplin ; producer, Lori Cheatle ; writer/producer/director, Doug Block ; composer, H. Scott Salinas; music, Machine Head; editor, Amy Seplin.
Originally released as a documentary motion picture in 2005.
MPAA rating: Not rated.
Documentary filmmaker Doug Block had believed his parents' 54-year marriage was a good one until, just a few months after his mother's unexpected death, his father announced that he was moving to Florida to live with his secretary from 40 years before. Doug returns to suburban Long Island for one last visit. Through conversations with family and friends and surprising diary revelations, he comes to understand that his parents were far more complex and troubled than he ever imagined.
Special features: Who knew? : the Block Family reacts to 51 Birch Street; I flunk adultery, the music video; trailer.
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