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The Resource Hester Street, Midwest Films presents ; directed by Joan Micklin Silver ; produced by Raphael D. Silver ; screenplay by Joan Micklin Silver

Hester Street, Midwest Films presents ; directed by Joan Micklin Silver ; produced by Raphael D. Silver ; screenplay by Joan Micklin Silver

Label
Hester Street
Title
Hester Street
Statement of responsibility
Midwest Films presents ; directed by Joan Micklin Silver ; produced by Raphael D. Silver ; screenplay by Joan Micklin Silver
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • yid
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A young Jewish woman comes to America in the 1890s and discovers that her husband has given up the ways of the old country, gotten a new girlfriend, and started a new life
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Kenneth Van Sickle ; editor, Katherine Wenning ; music, William Bolcom
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
In English and Yiddish with English subtitles; closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
LC call number
PN1997.H48
LC item number
S553
PerformerNote
Mel Howard, Carol Kane, Dorrie Kavanaugh, Stephen Keats, Doris Roberts
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1952-
  • d. 1983
  • 1945-1994
  • 1925-
  • 1860-1951
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Silver, Joan Micklin
  • Silver, Raphael D
  • Howard, Mel
  • Kane, Carol
  • Kavanaugh, Dorrie
  • Keats, Steven
  • Roberts, Doris
  • Cahan, Abraham
  • Midwest Film Production, Inc
  • Home Vision Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
90
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cahan, Abraham
  • Jews
  • Americanization
  • Immigrants
  • Man-woman relationships
Technique
live action
Label
Hester Street, Midwest Films presents ; directed by Joan Micklin Silver ; produced by Raphael D. Silver ; screenplay by Joan Micklin Silver
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on Yekl by Abraham Cahan
  • Videodisc release of the 1975 motion picture
  • "New digital transfer enhanced for 16:9 televisions."--Container
  • Special features: audio commentary by Joan Micklin Silver and Raphael Silver; interviews with Joan Micklin Silver and Raphael Silver, Carol Kane and Doris Roberts; excerpt from Heritage, civilization and the Jews; liner notes by Victoria Brownworth and Judith Redding
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed..
Extent
1 videodisc (90 min.)
Isbn
9780780029392
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
037429200629
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
HES 020
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm56795843
  • (OCoLC)56795843
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.78:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Hester Street, Midwest Films presents ; directed by Joan Micklin Silver ; produced by Raphael D. Silver ; screenplay by Joan Micklin Silver
Publication
Note
  • Based on Yekl by Abraham Cahan
  • Videodisc release of the 1975 motion picture
  • "New digital transfer enhanced for 16:9 televisions."--Container
  • Special features: audio commentary by Joan Micklin Silver and Raphael Silver; interviews with Joan Micklin Silver and Raphael Silver, Carol Kane and Doris Roberts; excerpt from Heritage, civilization and the Jews; liner notes by Victoria Brownworth and Judith Redding
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed..
Extent
1 videodisc (90 min.)
Isbn
9780780029392
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
037429200629
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
HES 020
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm56795843
  • (OCoLC)56795843
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.78:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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