They Came For Good: A History of the Jews in the United States - Taking Root, 1820-1880

Overview

This documentary about the Jewish people in America comes to DVD with a standard full-frame transfer. The English soundtrack is rendered in Dolby Digital Stereo. There are no subtitles, but the soundtrack is closed-captioned. There are no supplemental materials of any consequence, but this is title is worthwhile for those with an interest in the subject matter.
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Overview

This documentary about the Jewish people in America comes to DVD with a standard full-frame transfer. The English soundtrack is rendered in Dolby Digital Stereo. There are no subtitles, but the soundtrack is closed-captioned. There are no supplemental materials of any consequence, but this is title is worthwhile for those with an interest in the subject matter.
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Special Features

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Product Details

  • Release Date: 4/1/2001
  • UPC: 016351098597
  • Original Release: 2001
  • Rating:

  • Source: Shanachie
  • Region Code: 1
  • Presentation: Stereo
  • Sound: stereo
  • Language: English
  • Time: 60:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 93,266

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Mason Adams Voice Only
Technical Credits
Amram Nowak Director
Ross Levinson Score Composer
Kris Liem Editor
Jerry Pantzer Cinematographer
Manya Starr Screenwriter
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Scene Index

Side #1 --
1. Start Program [3:44]
2. Jewish peddlers serve rural America [4:43]
3. Good immigrants - bad immigrants [1:26]
4. Levi Strauss founds pants empire [9:30]
5. Judaism split into orthodox and reform [9:03]
6. Jew take sides in Civil War [9:39]
7. The career of Judah P. Benjamin [4:46]
8. Seligman Bros. and "Our Crowd" [7:00]
9. In 1881 progroms begin in Russia [2:41]
10. Emma Lazarus pens "The New Colossus" [4:40]
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Menu

Side #1 --
   Start Program
   Scene Access
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