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A briṿele der mamen [videorecording] / Green Film ; Sphinx Films Corporation ; story by Mendel Osherowitz ; produced/directed by Joseph Green.

Publication:
Teaneck, NJ : Ergo Media Inc., c2002.
Format/Description:
Video
1 videodisc (100 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Edition:
The Joseph Green yiddish film collector's ed.
Series:
Joseph Green Yiddish film classic
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Subjects:
Yiddish films.
Jewish women -- Drama.
Jews -- Drama.
Families -- Drama.
Jews in motion pictures.
Form/Genre:
Feature films.
Language:
In Yiddish with English subtitles.
System Details:
DVD - NTSC; Dolby Digital; Region 1
Summary:
Set in the Polish Ukraine and New York City, the film traces the break-up of a family due to stress, poverty, the chaos of war and the difficulties of immigrant life. One of the last Yiddish films to be produced in Warsaw, this moving story focuses on one Jewish mother's efforts to keep her family together.
Participant:
Lucy Gehrman, Misha Gehrman, Edmund Zayenda, Max Bozyk.
Credits:
Cameraman, Seweryn Steinwurcel ; music, Abraham Ellstein.
Notes:
Aspect ratio 4:3
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1938.
Special features: Audio interviews with Joseph Green ; introduction by yiddish film historian Dr. Eric Goldman ; production credits, photo gallery ; filmography/biography ; weblinks.
Contributor:
Green, Joseph, 1900-1996. , Producer, Director
Osherowitch, Mendl, 1889-1965 , Screenwriter
Gehrman, Lucy. , Actor
Gehrman, Misha. , Actor
Zayenda, Edmund. , Actor
Ellstein, Abraham, 1907-1963. , Composer
Green Film (Firm) , Producer
Sphinx Films Corporation. , Producer
Ergo Media Inc. , Distributor
OCLC:
51733017
Publisher Number:
65194072593
D725 Ergo Media