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1.

The Dybbuk

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Years after their parents had made a pledge that they would marry, a young couple meet and fall in love. The father of the young man had long before perished and the young woman's father, forgetting his vow, keeps the two apart. The young woman, Leah, is promised to another man, but Channon, the son of the father who died, is a practitioner of mysticism, and seeks to win his bride through sorcery. The film concerns unfulfilled love, broken promises, and the supernatural, as the persona of the youth enters his beloved's body and possesses her.
DVD
2005; 1937
Clemons (Stacks)
2.

Our Children

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Features the comedy duo of Dzigan and Shumacher who had recently returned from the Soviet Union, and Jewish children who had survived the Holocaust.
DVD
2008
Clemons (Stacks)
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East and West: Mizreḥ Un Mayrev

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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. He brings his daughterMollie, 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.
DVD
2006; 1991
Clemons (Stacks)
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Freylekhe Kabtsonim: Jolly Paupers

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A musical comedy portraying the relentless efforts of two small town Jews to escape their misery and achieve fame and fortune.
DVD
2006; 1937
Clemons (Stacks)
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Haynṭiḳe Mames: Mothers of Today

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Melodrama about a cantor's son who steals, runs off with a woman of questionable morality and even breaks his mother's heart.
DVD
2007; 1939
Clemons (Stacks)
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The Cantor's Son

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A young man, cafe singer by day and synagogue cantor at night, rejoins his elderly parents in his European birthplace to participate in their golden wedding anniversary festivities. Complications frustrate a budding romance with his childhood sweetheart.
DVD
2006
Clemons (Stacks)
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The Komediant

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Arriving in 1924, Pesachʹke Burstein, the dancing-singing comedian,quickly became a leading figure in the Golden Era of Yiddish theater. On stage, he would meet, fall in love with and eventually marry raising star Lillian Lux. Embarking together on triumphant overseas tours as a couple, they soon became the parents of twins. Before long the children, Mike and Susan, were given stage names and accompanied their parents on tours. In time, the pressures of theatrical life would take its toll on the family.
DVD
2004; 1999
Clemons (Stacks)
8.

Mendy

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The story of a young Brooklyn Hasid, a devout member of an ultra-orthodox Jewish sect, as he struggles to adapt and find his place in modern secular society.
DVD
2007
Clemons (Stacks)