Item Details

Hester Street [videorecording]

Midwest Film Production, Inc. ; produced by Raphael D. Silver ; directed by Joan Micklin Silver ; screenplay by Joan Micklin Silver
Format
Video; VHS
Summary
Russian Jewish immigrants, Jake and Gitl, encounter trials and tribulations as they discard their old world traditions and adjust to life in New York's Lower East Side in 1896.
Director
Joan Micklin Silver
Performers
Mel Howard, Carol Kane, Steven Keats, Dorrie Kavanaugh.
Release Date
1974
Run Time
89 min.
Language
Dialogue in English and Yiddish; subtitles in English
Notes
  • Based on the story "Yekl" by Abraham Cahan.
  • Originally produced as motion picture in 1974.
Series
Collector's Series
Jewish Heritage Video Collection
Series Statement
Jewish heritage video collection : JX 141
Credits
Director of photography, Kenneth Van Sickle; editor, Katherine Wenning; music, William Balcom.
Published
New York, NY : First Run Features Home Video : [Jewish Media Fund, 1997]
Description
1 videocassette (89 min.) : sd., b&w ; 1/2 in.
VHS.
Technical Details
  • Access in Virgo Classic

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