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Fiddler on the roof (1971)
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Call no.:
DVD 009 443
Title:
Fiddler on the roof
Originally produced:
1971
Format:
DVD
Summary:
Tevye is a poor Jewish milkman with five unmarried daughters to support in a village in Czarist Russia. With a sharp tongued wife at home and growing anti-Semitism in the village, Tevye talks to God about his troubles. His people's traditions keep him strong when his existence is as precariously balanced as a fiddler on the roof.
Credits:
The Mirisch Production Company presents a Norman Jewison film ; screenplay by Joseph Stein ; produced and directed by Norman Jewison.
Edition:
Special ed.; Widescreen
Publication:
Santa Monica, CA : MGM Home Entertainment, c2001.
Languages:
In English with subtitles in English, French and Spanish.
Closed-captioned.
Closed-captioned.
Details:
1 DVD (179 min.) : sound, color
Studio(s):
Mirisch Company
Director(s):
Jewison, Norman
Screenwriter(s):
Stein, Joseph
Producer(s):
Jewison, Norman
Cast:
Topol, Norma Crane, Leonard Frey, Molly Picon, Paul Mann.
Production:
Photography, Oswald Morris ; editors, Antony Gibbs, Robert Lawrence ; soloist, Isaac Stern ; music by Jerry Bock ; lyrics by Sheldon Harnick.
Notes:
Based on the stage play by Joseph Stein, adapted from the stories of Sholem Aleichem ; music adapted and conducted by John Williams.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1971.
Special features: "Norman Jewison, filmmaker" documentary, audio commentary by Norman Jewison and Topol, never-before-available deleted song "Any day now", "Tevye's dream" in full color, stories of Sholom Aleichem and historical background read by Norman Jewison, and storyboard to film comparison.
Subjects:
Sholem Aleichem, 1859-1916 Film adaptations.
Jews Ukraine Social life and customs Drama.
Genre:
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.
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Location: Van Pelt Video Collection
Format: DVD
Region: NTSC (North America)
Genre: Feature films
Year: 1970s
Spoken language: English
Subtitles: English
Subtitles: French
Subtitles: Spanish
Accessibility: Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Title: Fiddler on the roof
Director: Jewison, Norman
Actor: Crane, Norma
Actor: Frey, Leonard
Actor: Mann, Paul
Actor: Picon, Molly
Musical score composer: Bock, Jerry
Production studio: Mirisch Company
Screenplay: Original
Film technique: Live action
Cover image available: Yes