Close to Home

Close to Home

Scenes From A Recession

DVD - 2009
Average Rating:
Rate this:
Producer Ofra Bikel chronicles how the middle class is faring in this recession through the stories of the people she's come to know at the hair salon she's frequented for the past twenty years. The film reveals the struggles of a small business owner to stay afloat, her sister's risk of imminent foreclosure on her Florida home, and the various clients whose lives intersect at this New York City salon.
Publisher: [Alexandria, Va.] : PBS, 2009
ISBN: 9781608831326
Call Number: DVD 331.1209 CLOS
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (60 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
Alternative Title: Frontline (Television program)


From the critics

Community Activity


Add a Comment

Jul 23, 2015

Interesting documentary.
The entire idea is people sitting in the barber chair and discussing their issues, concerns and problems.
You feel for the people that sit there for a few minutes and talk about their experiences.
Good show


Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.


Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.


Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.


Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number


Subject Headings


Find it at SFPL

To Top