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This drama is from the Wonderworks series and centers upon the mischievous Daniel and his pals who have great fun taunting the artist Sam Rodia as he endeavors to construct the famous glass towers in Watts, the notorious Los Angeles ghetto. One day young Daniel accidentally breaks a shop window and is forced to pay for fixing it. Unfortunately, he is broke and so goes to Sam for help. Sam agrees to pay for the window on the condition that Daniel help him find more glass for his towers. As they begin their search, the two become good friends, and from the artist, Daniel learns much about life. The friendship between Sam and Daniel is fiction, but Sam really did build the landmark towers. ~ Sandra Brennan, Rovi