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Fiddler: A Miracle of Miracles

Director
Max Lewkowicz
Country
USA
Year
2019
Duration
92 min

55 years after it opened on Broadway, Fiddler on the Roof, based on Sholem Aleichem’s stories, still makes people laugh, cry, dance and sing – every day and the world over, from Spain to Thailand. Join Joel Grey, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Chaim Topol, Stephen Sondheim, Harvey Fierstein, Itzhak Perlman and Fran Lebowitz, to name just a few, as they tell the fascinating story of the show and film and explain the reasons for their ongoing and universal success. A joyous celebration of a true Jewish classic.

Opening Night Film – San Francisco Jewish Film Festival 2019

“A richly detailed survey of the origins and evolution of the 1964 musical classic, and the universal themes that have earned it an enduring place in the pop-culture firmament.” – The Hollywood Reporter

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