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Title Fiddler on the roof [videorecording] / the Mirisch Production Company presents ; a Norman Jewison film ; produced and directed by Norman Jewison ; screenplay by Joseph Stein, adapted from his stage play.
Imprint [United States] : Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; Beverly Hills, CA : Distributed by Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2011]
Edition 40th anniversary [ed.].
Book Jacket
 IRC Collection  DVD PN1997.F533 F533 2011    AVAILABLE


Call # DVD PN1997.F533 F533 2011
Phys. Description 1 videodisc (181 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
System Det DVD; widescreen 2.35:1; 7.1 DTS-HD Master Audio (English), mono (Spanish), 5.1 DTS (French).
Note English, French or Spanish dialogue; Spanish or French subtitles.
Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Title from container.
Cast Topol, Norma Crane, Leonard Frey, Molly Picon, Paul Mann.
Credits Music, Jerry Bock; lyrics, Sheldon Harnick; music adapted and conducted by John Williams.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1971.
Based on the stage play Fiddler on the roof, adapted from Sholom Aleichem.
Audience Rating: G; Canadian Home Video rating: G.
Note WARNING: This video ONLY intended for personal viewing or for use in face-to-face classroom instruction covered under Section 110 of the U.S. Code. Any other public viewing of the video requires explicit permission from the copyright owner.
Summary Tevye is a poor milkman in czarist Russia, where he provides for three unmarried daughters and a sharp-tongued wife. Faced with mounting financial strain and growing anti-Semitism, Tevye strives to maintain balance despite the precarious nature of his situation.
Note Special features: audio commentary by director/producer Norman Jewison and actor Topol; Norman Jewison, filmmaker; Norman Jewison looks back; John Williams: creating a musical tradition; Songs of Fiddler on the roof; deleted song, 'Any day now'; Tevye's daughters; Set in reality: production design; storyboard-to-film comparison; Tevye's dream sequence (in full color with side-by-side comparison and an introduction by Norman Jewison); trailers, teasers and TV spots.
Subject Milk trade -- Russia -- Drama.
Jewish families -- Russia -- Drama.
Fathers and daughters -- Russia -- Drama.
Sisters -- Russia -- Drama.
Tradition (Judaism) -- Drama.
Dating services -- Russia -- Drama.
Russia -- Drama.
Genre Musical films. lcgft
Film adaptations. lcgft
Feature films. lcgft
Alt Author Jewison, Norman, 1926-
Stein, Joseph.
Topol, 1935-
Crane, Norma, 1931-1973.
Frey, Leonard, 1938-1988.
Picon, Molly.
Mann, Paul, 1915-1985.
Bock, Jerry.
Harnick, Sheldon.
Williams, John, 1932-
Mirisch Production Company.
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.
Music # M123298 Metro Goldwyn Mayer