East and west Mizreḥ un Mayrev / Listo/Picon Films ; directed by Sidney Goldin and Ivan Abramson

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Subjects: Silent films
Feature films
Jews--Cultural assimilation--Drama
Formats: Video Recording, DVD
Material Type: Projected medium -- Monograph
Language: Yiddish, English
Audience: Unspecified
Edition: [1991 restored version]
Published: [Waltham, MA] : National Center for Jewish Film, 2006, c1991
LC Classification: P, PN
Physical Description: 1 videodisc (85 min.) : si., b&w ; 4 3/4 in
Alternate Titles: Parallel title: Mizreḥ un Mayrev
Additional Authors: Goldin, Sidney M., 1880-1937
Picon, Molly
Kalich, Jacob, 1891-1975
Nathan, Saul
Abramson, Ivan
Glucksman, Laura
Newfeld, Eugen
Roth, Johannes
Sapoznik, Henry
Sokolow, Pete
Listo/Picon Films
National Center for Jewish Film
Rutenberg and Everett Yiddish Film Library
Notes: ISBN: 1585871605
ISBN: 9781585871605
UPC: 800821023130
"The Rutenberg & Everett Yiddish Film Library of The National Center for Jewish Film"--Container
Film originally produced in Austria in 1923; film restored in 1982; new musical score added in 1991
Yiddish with English intertitles
Cast: Molly Picon, Jacob Kalish, Sidney M. Goldin, Saul Nathan, Laura Glucksman, Eugen Newfeld, Johannes Roth
Credits: Score produced and developed by Henry Sapoznik; arranged and performed by Peter Sokolow
Summary: In a comedic film about assimilation and Jewish values, sophisticated New Yorker Morris Brown travels back to his village to attend his niece's traditional wedding. There he encounters the rambunctious Mollie, whose hijinks include boxing, and teaching other young villagers to shimmy. Mollie meets her match, however, in an engaging young yeshiva scholar who forsakes tradition and joins the secular world to win her heart
IMC copy does not include public performance rights, class use only
OCLC Number: 71227424
ISBN/ISSN: 1585871605