Sabbath in Paradise

Overview

The Radical Jewish Culture movement flowered in the East Village of lower Manhattan during the early '90s, and embodied a successful attempt to link Jewish work in the creative arts (such as music, painting and sculpture) with extreme leftwing social activism. With her 1997 documentary Sabbath in Paradise, German filmmaker Claudia Heuermann pulls from several resources, including interviews with the movers and shakers in this movement and electrifying concert clips, to weave together a portrait of this exciting ...
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Overview

The Radical Jewish Culture movement flowered in the East Village of lower Manhattan during the early '90s, and embodied a successful attempt to link Jewish work in the creative arts (such as music, painting and sculpture) with extreme leftwing social activism. With her 1997 documentary Sabbath in Paradise, German filmmaker Claudia Heuermann pulls from several resources, including interviews with the movers and shakers in this movement and electrifying concert clips, to weave together a portrait of this exciting ethno-cultural phenomenon. Participants include: Jon Madof, Jamie Saft, Steve Bernstein, Shanir Blumenkranz and many others.
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Special Features

Exlcusive 50 minute documentary about radical jewish culture featuring rare interviews and concert footage
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 2/13/2007
  • UPC: 702397300595
  • Original Release: 1997
  • Source: Tzadik
  • Region Code: 0
  • Presentation: Black & White
  • Sound: Dolby Digital Stereo
  • Language: English
  • Time: 1:25:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 98,108

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Claudia Heuermann Participant
Harvey Pekar Voice Only
Michael Alpert Participant
Anthony Coleman Participant
David Krakauer Participant
Frank London Participant
Roy Nathanson Participant
Marc Ribot Participant
Andy Statman Participant
John Zorn Participant
Technical Credits
Claudia Heuermann Director, Editor, Producer
Rainer Hartmann Cinematographer
Andrea Wildbihler Co-producer
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Claudia Heuermann: Sabbath in Paradise
1. Chapter 1 [10:27]
2. Chapter 2 [10:48]
3. Chapter 3 [8:10]
4. Chapter 4 [8:12]
5. Chapter 5 [11:22]
6. Chapter 6 [10:04]
7. Chapter 7 [8:35]
8. Chapter 8 [9:54]
9. Chapter 9 [9:27]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- Claudia Heuermann: Sabbath in Paradise
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