Sholem Aleichem: laughing in the darkness

A portrait of writer Sholem Aleichem, whose stories about Tevye the milkman became the basis of the Broadway musical Fiddler on the Roof. Aleichem (1859-1916) was a rebellious wordsmith who created a new genre of literature and used his remarkable humor to encapsulate the realities of the Eastern Eu...

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Corporate Author: Riverside Film Productions.
Other Authors: Dorman, Joseph, 1958-; Kaufman, Bel.; Lansky, Aaron, 1955-; Wisse, Ruth R.; Filmakers Library, inc.; New Video Group.
Format: DVD
Language: English
Published: New York : Riverside Films : 2013.
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