• Catalog Record

    Jubanos The Jews of Cuba / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    DVD; 16x9 letterbox; Dolby digital 2.0. In Spanish with English subtitles. Editor, Milos S. Silber ; original music, Benjamin Julia. Originally produced in 2009. Cuba is known for its revolutionary leaders, communism, cigars, and 50's cars. However, religion does not define this small island. When the Cuban Revolution hit in 1961, religion was banned, leaving the Cuban Jewish Community struggling to sustain itself for ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2010
  • Fights of nations

    motion picture | 1 reel of 1 (744 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. ref print. | 1 reel of 1 (744 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. dupe neg. | 1 roll (744 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. paper pos. | Copyright: American Mutoscope & Biograph Co.; 18Feb1907; H90564. Duration: 3:32 (part 1), 3:28 (part 2), and 4:02 (part ...

    • Contributor: American Mutoscope and Biograph Company
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1907
  • Hear, O Israel: Yiddish-American Radio 1925-1955

    While all other aspects of Yiddish culture existed wherever Ashkenazic Jews lived, it was only in America that radio realized its greatest and most fulfilling use by and for Jews. Yiddish scholar Henry Sapoznik discusses and shares some of the most memorable and powerful moments in this nearly lost world of ethnic American broadcasting. By exploring amazingly broad category of Yiddish radio shows -- ...

    • Contributor: Sapoznik, Henry
    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2009-10-14
  • " If It Wasn't for the Irish and the Jews" Irish and Jewish Influences on the Music of Vaudeville and Tin Pan Alley

    videorecording | videorecording; 74 min | Benjamin Botkin Lecture Series. (Source). December 1, 2009 (Date). Videorecording (Form).

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Moloney, Mick
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2009
  • An-Sky Ensemble Oral History

    Members of the An-sky Yiddish Heritage Ensemble, who are performers as well as researchers of Yiddish music, discuss their history.

    • Contributor: An Sky Yiddish Heritage Ensemble
    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2013-06-25
  • Hear, O Israel: Yiddish-American Radio 1925-1955

    videorecording | 1 videorecording; 57 min | Benjamin Botkin Lecture Series. (Source). October 14, 2009. (Date). Videorecording (Form).

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Sapoznik, Henry
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2009
  • Catalog Record

    Refusenik Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Refusenik -- A new pharaoh -- The forbidden world of Jewish knowledge -- Roots of activism -- A renaissance of hope -- Next year in Jerusalem -- Prisoners of conscience -- From another planet -- A big and powerful nation -- Riding the tiger -- Arrest -- Exile -- 3 years hard labor -- Sorry I'm late -- A simple Jew -- March to ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2007
  • Catalog Record

    Eyes wide open Be-ʻenayim peḳuḥot / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    DVD-R. Predominantly in English. Some dialogue in Hebrew with English subtitles. Camera, Paula Weiman-Kelman ... [et al.] ; edited by Hila Waldman ; original score by Shaul Besser. Originally produced as a documentary film in 2008. "Lopatin Family Foundation" -- Closing credits. Filmmaker Paula Weiman-Kelman follows a diverse group of American Jews on their first trips to Israel, many of whom find themselves radically ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2008
  • Catalog Record

    The Tree of Life Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Narration in English. Dialogue in English, Italian with English subtitles, and Hebrew with English subtitles. With Hava Volterra, Viviana Volterra Gerner. Cinematography, Giovanni Andreotta ... [et al.] ; edited by David N. Donihue, Mathew Jones ; graphics and animation, David N. Donihue ; marionettes created and costumed by Beata Ihnatowicz ; puppeteer, Beata Swiderska ; executive producer: Andrew Viterbi; directed by: Hava Volterra. Originally ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2008
  • Flory Jagoda and Friends

    Flory Jagoda, with friends Susan Gaeta, Howard Bass, and Tina Chancey, performs traditional Sephardic music from the former Yugoslavia and other parts of the world as part of the Homegrown Concert Series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. The concert also marks the Library's celebration of Women's History Month.

    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2007-03-21
  • Catalog Record

    The courageous heart of Irena Sendler / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    DVD; region 1; NTSC; widescreen presentation; 5.1 Dolby Surround. Closed-captioned. Anna Paquin, Goran Visnjic, Marcia Gay Harden, Michelle Dockery, Danuta Stenka, Rebecca Windheim, Sergei Marchenko, Paul Freeman, Leigh Lawson, Nathaniel Parker. Music by Jan A.P. Kaczmarek ; edited by Henk Van Eeghen ; production designer, Waldemar Kalinowski ; director of photography, Jerzy Zielinski ; executive producers, Jeff Rice, Jeff Most, and Brent Shields. Based ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2009
  • Catalog Record

    At the crossroads : Jews in Eastern Europe today / Catalog Record Only

    Camera, Oren Rudavsky ; music direction, Yale Strom ; editor, Richard Smigielski and Mia De Bethune. Based on: The last Jews of Eastern Europe / by Yale Strom and Brian Blue; and, A tree still stands : Jewish youth in Eastern Europe today / by Yale Strom. Discusses how Jews are maintaining their culture in Poland, Hungary, and Czechoslovakia. Not viewed. Sources used: OCLC ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1989
  • Catalog Record

    A Tapestry of Judaism--an historical portrait / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: no reg. Copyright notice on video: KUED 7, Salt Lake City, UT ; 1984. Narrated by Danny Kramer ; associate producer, Colleen Casto ; editor, Doug Walters. Funding for this program was provided, in part, by the Utah Endowment for the Humanities, Herbert I. and Else B. Michael Foundation, Charles Redd Foundation, Mr. and Mrs. Richard McGillis, Joelle Spitzer, and Dan Siegel. Original ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1984
  • Catalog Record

    Investigative reports. Blood money: Switzerland's Nazi gold / Catalog Record Only

    Host: Bill Kurtis. Looks at how Jews used Swiss banks to hide their money from the Nazis, only to discover later that the money had disappeared. Examines how Hitler's regime and the Swiss banks collaborated to keep the German war machine running. Describes the efforts of Holocaust survivors and their families to reclaim their Swiss accounts. Sources used: copyright material; OCLC database, viewed December ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1997
  • Catalog Record

    Jewish cooking in America with Joan Nathan. New Age Jewish cooking / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: unverified. Copyright notice on video: Joan Nathan ; 1998. Series title from video and PBS web site; episode title from videocassette label and PBS web site. Executive in charge of production, John T. Potthast ; coordinating producer, Margaret Sullivan ; theme music composed, arranged, and performed by Andy Statman. Host: Joan Nathan. Guest: Anne Rosenzweig. Co-production credits from PBS web site. In this ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1999
  • Catalog Record

    Darkest Russia / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: World Film Corp. (Frances Marion, author); title & desc., 20Apr17; 170 prints, 23Apr17; LU10617. Beginning title lacking; identified from cast and content of Moving picture world, v. 32, p. 681. DLC Presenter, William A. Brady ; photographed by Max Schneider. Alice Brady (Ilda Barosky), John Bowers (Alexis Nazimoff), J. Herbert Frank (Constantine Karischeff), Norbert Wicki (Ivan Barosky), Jack Drumier (Count Paul Nazimoff), Herbert ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1917
  • Catalog Record

    Jewish cooking in America with Joan Nathan. The smoked & pickled appetizing store / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: unverified. Copyright notice on video: Joan Nathan ; 1998. Series title from video and PBS web site; episode title from program slate and PBS web site. Executive in charge of production, John T. Potthast ; coordinating producer, Margaret Sullivan ; theme music composed, arranged, and performed by Andy Statman. Host: Joan Nathan. Guest: Mark Federman. Co-production credits from PBS web site. In this ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1998
  • Catalog Record

    Jewish cooking in America with Joan Nathan. A Vermont Yankee in King David's Court / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: unverified. Series title from video and PBS Web site; episode title from videocassette label and PBS Web site. Theme music composed, arranged, and performed by Andy Statman. Host: Joan Nathan. Guest: June Salander. June Salander grew up in a small farming village in Poland. Now well into her nineties, she has lived more than two-thirds of her life in Vermont. June bakes four ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2002
  • Catalog Record

    Ivanhoe / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: Air Programs International. DCR 1975; PUB 1Jan75; REG 12May88; PA404-180. Based on the original story by Sir Walter Scott, 1771-1832. Reference source used: COPICS data base. viewing copy; Received: 7-20-90; copyright deposit--MPA; Copyright Collection. viewing copy. 1 videocassette of 1 (ca. 47 min.) : sd., col. ; 3/4 in.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1975
  • Catalog Record

    Jewish cooking in America with Joan Nathan. Chicken soup/sink or swim / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: unverified. Copyright notice on video: Joan Nathan ; 1998. Series title from video and PBS web site; episode title from videocassette label and PBS web site. Executive in charge of production, John T. Potthast ; coordinating producer, Margaret Sullivan ; theme music composed, arranged, and performed by Andy Statman. Host: Joan Nathan. Guest: Eddie Schoenfeld. Co-production credits from PBS web site. Joan Nathan ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1999
  • Catalog Record

    Just like home Kemo ba-bayit / Catalog Record Only

    DVD, NTSC, Region 1. In Russian with English subtitles; some Hebrew. Cinematographer, Israel Freedman; editors, Alik Baskin, Tanya Shvarc; music, Valery Gavrilin. Videodisc release of the documentary motion picture produced in 2009. "For the past ten years a loving couple have managed Moscow's Jewish Orphanage - home to children who were abused, neglected, and abandoned by the people closest to them. It takes a ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2009
  • Catalog Record

    ha-Ishah mi-Sarayvo Catalog Record Only

    Hebrew title from container. DVD-R. In English, Hebrew and Serbian, with English and Hebrew subtitles. Śarah Pitsanits, Sṭelah Pitsanits. Editing, Hadarah Oren ; original score, Shelomoh Mizraḥi ; cameras, Dani Barneʻa, Mani Elias, ʻAmos Mikhaʼeli. "Śarah Pitsanits, the protagonist of the film, travels with her daughter Stella back to their home town, Sarajevo. Zineba Hardaga, Sara's mother, was the first Muslim woman to be ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2007
  • Catalog Record

    The Jewish Americans Catalog Record Only

    DVD, region 1, widescreen; stereo., NTSC. Closed-captioned. Narrated by Liev Schreiber. Originally broadcast by PBS in 2008. Not rated. Chronicles the 350 year saga of immigrants who gradually wove themselves into the fabric of American life without abandoning their traditions. Special features: Interview with filmmaker David Grubin ; Jewish cooking with Gil Marks ; Rosh Hashanah ceremonial scene. 2 videodiscs (360 min.) : sd., ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2008
  • Catalog Record

    Schindler's list / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: Universal City Studios, Inc. & Amblin Entertainment, Inc. NM: all other cinematographic material. DCR 1993; PUB 16Nov93; REG 1Feb94; PA659-866. Executive producer, Kathleen Kennedy ; director of photography, Janusz Kaminski ; film edited by Michael Kahn ; music by John Williams ; violin solos by Itzhak Perlman. Liam Neeson, Ben Kingsley, Ralph Fiennes, Caroline Goodall. Based on the novel by Thomas Keneally. Sources ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1993
  • Catalog Record

    A journey of spirit / Catalog Record Only

    DVD; Dolby stereo. Closed-captioned. Debbie Friedman. Videographers, Joseph D. Pontecorvo, Karel Bauer ; location audio, Gordon Glascock ; associate producer, Steve Kodish ; audio sweetening, David Howe, Bad Animals. Not rated. A journey of spirit is a wonderfully vibrant and moving film that makes us laugh, cry and sing! Ann Coppel's thought-provoking documentary explores the transformation of liberal Jewish worship over the past 30 ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2006