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The Resource Hester Street, Midwest Films ; producer, Raphael Silver ; screenplay by Joan Micklin Silver ; director, Joan Micklin Silver, (videorecording)

Hester Street, Midwest Films ; producer, Raphael Silver ; screenplay by Joan Micklin Silver ; director, Joan Micklin Silver, (videorecording)

Label
Hester Street
Title
Hester Street
Statement of responsibility
Midwest Films ; producer, Raphael Silver ; screenplay by Joan Micklin Silver ; director, Joan Micklin Silver
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • yid
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A young Jewish woman comes to America in the 1890s, only to discover that her husband, Jake, has given up the ways of the old country, and taken up with a new girlfriend, and a new life
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Kenneth Van Sickle; music, William Bolcom; editor, Katherine Wenning
Language note
English and Yiddish with optional English subtitles; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Carol Kane, Doris Roberts, Stephen Keats
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1952-
  • 1925-2016
  • 1945-1994
  • 1860-1951
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Silver, Joan Micklin
  • Kane, Carol
  • Roberts, Doris
  • Keats, Steven
  • Cahan, Abraham
  • Midwest Film Production, Inc
  • Home Vision Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
90
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Immigrants
  • Jews
Technique
live action
Label
Hester Street, Midwest Films ; producer, Raphael Silver ; screenplay by Joan Micklin Silver ; director, Joan Micklin Silver, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1975
  • Based on the story "Yekl" by Abraham Cahan
  • Features: Audio commentary by Joan Micklin Silver and Raphael Silver; interviews with Carol Kane, Doris Roberts, Joan Micklin Silver and Raphael Silver; excerpt from "Heritage: civilization and the Jews"
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocm56795843
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (90 min.)
Isbn
9780780029392
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
037429200629
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
HES020
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780780029392
System details
DVD, widescreen (1.78:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Hester Street, Midwest Films ; producer, Raphael Silver ; screenplay by Joan Micklin Silver ; director, Joan Micklin Silver, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1975
  • Based on the story "Yekl" by Abraham Cahan
  • Features: Audio commentary by Joan Micklin Silver and Raphael Silver; interviews with Carol Kane, Doris Roberts, Joan Micklin Silver and Raphael Silver; excerpt from "Heritage: civilization and the Jews"
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocm56795843
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (90 min.)
Isbn
9780780029392
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
037429200629
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
HES020
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780780029392
System details
DVD, widescreen (1.78:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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