Tevya / Maymon Film, Inc

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Subjects: Jews in motion pictures
Feature films
Formats: Video Recording, DVD
Material Type: Projected medium -- Monograph
Language: Yiddish, Summary is in English, English
Audience: General
Published: Waltham, MA : National Center for Jewish Films, c1981
LC Classification: P, PN
Physical Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 96 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in
Added Titles: Sholem Aleichem, 1859-1916 Tẹvỵe der milkhikẹr
Alternate Titles: Title on container: Tevye
Tevye der Milkhiker
Tevye the dairyman
Fiddler on the roof
Additional Authors: Schwartz, Maurice, 1890-1960
Weintraub, Rebecca
Riselle, Miriam
Ziskin, Harry
Maymon Film, Inc
National Center for Jewish Film
Notes: ISBN: 1585871893
ISBN: 9781585871896
UPC: 800821021006
DVD; all regions, NTSC
Videodisc release of the 1939 motion picture
Yiddish with English subtitles
Title in Yiddish on container
"The first non-English language film to be included in the National Film Registry by the Library of Congress."--Container
Based on the Sholom Aleichem story, Tevye the dairyman. Later remade as Fiddler on the roof
Credits: Screen play by Maurice Schwartz ; produced by Henry Ziskin ; directed by Maurice Schwartz ; music, Sholom Secunda ; photography, Larry Williams ; editor, Sam Citron
Cast: Maurice Schwartz, Rebecca Weintraub, Miriam Riselle, Leon Liebgold, Paula Lubelska, Julius Adler
Summary: Focuses on Khave, one of the daughters of Tevye the Dairyman, who loves a gentile, the son of a Ukrainian peasant. Tevye's paternal affection is placed in direct conflict with his deep commitment to Jewish religious tradition
OCLC Number: 57404464
ISBN/ISSN: 1585871893