StoryCorps "Sundays at Rocco’s" (2012)

Rocco Galasso was owner and superintendent of a New York City apartment building where his family lived—until the day he learned that his building would be demolished to make way for new apartments.


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Clean Streets

Two New York City sanitation workers talk about unexpected lessons learned on the job.

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No More Questions!

A strong-willed grandmother tells her life story.

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A Good Man

After being kicked out of home for being gay, it took Bryan Wilmoth years to reconnect with family.

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The Human Voice

Oral historian Studs Terkel on what has been lost in modern life and where he sees hope for our future.

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"Sundays at Rocco’s" on DVD

Plus the first-ever StoryCorps special, and 14 more shorts!

This DVD collects the first-ever StoryCorps special, Listening Is an Act of Love, and "Sundays at Rocco’s" along with 14 additional shorts. In these cartoons, everyday people from little towns and big cities across America share extraordinary stories of love, loss, and daily life.

Bonus interview with The Rauch Brothers.


Tools We Used


Directed by

The Rauch Brothers

Art Direction

Bill Wray


Stephen DeStefano

Executive Producers

Dave Isay
Donna Galeno


Mike Rauch
Lizzie Jacobs

Consulting Producer

Michael Garofalo

Production Coordinator

Maya Millett


Tim Rauch

Assistant Animation

Erica Perez

FX and Compositing

Gary Leib

Audio Produced by

Vanara Taing
Michael Garofalo

Music by Fredrik

The Kora Records
published by House of Hassle

Funding provided by

Art Works

In partnership with


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