Yiddish World Remembered: The Story of Jewish Life in Eastern Europe

A Yiddish World Remembered: The Story of Jewish Life in Eastern Europe

Director: Andrew Goldberg

Cast: Andrew Goldberg, Elliott Gould

     
 

Elliott Gould narrates this affectionate look at life in the shtetls of Eastern Europe in the 19th and early 20th centuries. The documentary traces Jewish history in Europe and explores Jews' focus on education, their religious customs, clothing, food, music, and theater. ~ Paul Droesch  See more details below

Overview

Elliott Gould narrates this affectionate look at life in the shtetls of Eastern Europe in the 19th and early 20th centuries. The documentary traces Jewish history in Europe and explores Jews' focus on education, their religious customs, clothing, food, music, and theater. ~ Paul Droesch

Product Details

Release Date:
04/20/2010
UPC:
0016351099792
Original Release:
2002
Source:
Shanachie
Region Code:
0
Presentation:
[B&W, Full Frame, Colorized]
Time:
1:00:00
Sales rank:
24,815

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Scene Index

Yiddish World Remembered: The Vanished World of Jewish Eastern Europe
1. Play Program [3:09]
2. Life in the Shtetl [4:09]
3. The Sweetness of Knowledge [5:27]
4. Strict Dietary Laws [3:53]
5. Maintaining a Jewish Identity [4:49]
6. Anti-Semitism and Pogroms [4:59]
7. Shabbos Memories [10:13]
8. No Language Like Yiddish [9:51]
9. The Rise of Secular Judaism [9:19]

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