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Fiddler on the roof [videorecording] / the Mirisch Production Company presents a Norman Jewison film ; screenplay by Joseph Stein ; produced and directed by Norman Jewison.

Jewison, Norman, 1926- (Added Author). Stein, Joseph. (Added Author). Topol, 1935- (Added Author). Crane, Norma, 1931-1973 (Added Author). Frey, Leonard, 1938-1988 (Added Author). Picon, Molly. (Added Author). Mann, Paul, 1915-1985 (Added Author). Morris, Oswald, 1915- (Added Author). Gibbs, Antony. (Added Author). Lawrence, Robert. (Added Author). Stern, Isaac, 1920-2001 (Added Author). Bock, Jerry. (Added Author). Harnick, Sheldon. (Added Author). Sholem Aleichem, 1859-1916 (Added Author). Williams, John, 1932- (Added Author). Mirisch Company. (Added Author). MGM Home Entertainment Inc. (Added Author). Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc. (Added Author).
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  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Part Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Noble County Public Library - Central Location BLU FID (G) (Text) BLU-RAY 38131003430161 NCPLC-Blu-Ray Available -
Noble County Public Library - East Location BLU FID (G) (Text) BLU-RAY 38131003430229 NCPLE-Blu-Ray Available -
Noble County Public Library - West Location BLU FID (G) (Text) BLU-RAY 38131003430286 NCPLW-Blu-Ray Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 Blu-ray disc (181 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: [Blu-ray version] +40th anniversary ed.
  • Publisher: Beverly Hills, CA : distributed by Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2011.

Content descriptions

General Note: Originally produced as a motion picture in 1971.
Based on the stage play by Joseph Stein, adapted from the stories of Sholem Aleichem.
Special features: Audio commentary by director/producer Norman Jewison and actor Topol ; John Williams : creating a musical tradition featurette ; Tevye's daughters featurette ; Set in reality : production design featurette ; Norman Jewison looks back featurette ; Tevye's dream sequence ; Norman Jewison, filmmaker documentary ; Historical background : read by Norman Jewison with photographs by Ann Weiss ; The stories of Sholom Aleichem read by Norman Jewison ; Deleted song "Any day now" ; Production design and storyboards ; Photographic production diary and more.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Original choreography by, Jerome Robbins ; soloist, Isaac Stern ; music adapted and conducted by, John Williams ; lyrics for the stage play and film by, Sheldon Harnick.
Participant or Performer Note: Topol, Norma Crane, Leonard Frey, Molly Picon, Paul Mann.
Summary, etc.: Tevye is a poor Jewish milkman with five unmarried daughters to support in a village in Czarist Russia. With a sharp tongued wife at home and growing anti-Semitism in the village, Tevye talks to God about his troubles. His people's traditions keep him strong when his existence is as precariously balanced as a fiddler on the roof.
Target Audience Note: MPAA rating: G.
System Details Note: Blu-ray, widescreen (2.35:1)
Language Note: English, French or Spanish dialogue with optional subtitles in English or Spanish; closed-captioned.
Subject: Jews > Ukraine > Social life and customs > Drama.
Genre: Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.
Musical films.
Film adaptations.

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