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Yiddish Film: Tevya (1939)

November 5 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm

Yiddish Film Tevya - the selfhelp homeMaurice Schwartz’s adaptation of the Sholem Aleichem play centers on Khave, Tevye the Dairyman’s daughter, who falls in love with Fedye, the son of a Ukrainian peasant. Her courtship and marriage pit Tevye’s love for his daughter against his deep-seated faith and loyalty to tradition. This was the first Non-English Language Film to have been deemed “culturally significant” by the United States Library of Congress and selected for preservation in the National Film Registry. In Yiddish with English subtitles.


November 5
10:30 am - 12:30 pm
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