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A brivele der mamen [videorecording] / a film by Joseph Green
DVDs DVDs | Ergo Media Inc. | c2002 | Joseph Green Yiddish film collector's ed.
Available at Adult DVD-Feature Film (Call number: DVD B WORLD (YIDDISH))
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Adult DVD-Feature Film DVD B WORLD (YIDDISH) CHECK SHELF

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Imprint
Teaneck, N.J. : Ergo Media Inc., c2002.
Edition
Joseph Green Yiddish film collector's ed.
Descript
1 videodisc (100 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
System Det
DVD.
Note
In Yiddish with English subtitles.
Cast
Lucy Gehrman, Misha Gehrman, Edmund Zayenda.
Credits
Producer/director, Joseph Green ; screenplay, Mendel Osherowitz ; camera, Seweryn Steinwurcel ; music, Abraham Ellstein.
Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1938.
Audience
MPAA rating: Not rated.
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.
Note
Special features: audio interviews with Joseph Green ; introduction by yiddish film historian Dr. Eric Goldman ; production credits, photo gallery ; filmography/biography.
Local Note
MW, 11-04
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Note
Title in English: Letter to mother
ISBN/ISSN
65194072593
Music #
D725 Ergo Media
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