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Title The dybbuk [videorecording] / National Telefilm Associates presents ; director, Sidney Lumet ; producer Lewis Freedman ; a new adaptation by Joseph Liss.
Publication Port Washington, NY : Entertainment One, [2011]
Copyright date ©2011
Description 1 videodisc (105 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
4 3/4 in.
digital optical mono Dolby
video file
Call # DVD
System Req DVD; Dolby digital mono; format, 4x3 (1.33:1).
Note English; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Based on the book by S. Ansky.
Originally produced for the television series Play of the week in 1960.
Title from container.
Standard presentation.
Includes a 12 page booklet with written contributions by J. Hoberman and the Archive of American television.
Cast Carol Lawrence, Theodore Bikel, Ludwig Donath, Michael Tolan, Milton Selzer, Gene Saks, Stefan Gierasch, Jerry Rockwood, Theo Goetz, Sylvia Davis, Eli Mintz, Michael Shillo, Vincent Gardenia.
Summary When a young maid is possessed by the soul of her deceased lover, a rabbi must exorcise the dybbuk and the young bride must choose a man she does not love or her dead lovers's spirit.
Audience Not rated.
Subject Jews -- Folklore -- Drama.
Hasidism -- Drama.
Spirits -- Folklore -- Drama.
Stage adaptations.
Genre Drama.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Addl. Author Lawrence, Carol, 1932-
Bikel, Theodore.
Donath, Ludwig, 1900-1967.
Liss, Joseph, 1911-
Lumet, Sidney, 1924-2011.
Freedman, Lewis, 1926-1992.
An-Ski, S., 1863-1920. Dibeḳ.
National Telefilm Associates.
Addl. Title Play of the week (Television program)
ISBN 1417234725 :
9781417234721 :
Standard # 741952693895
1 hold on first copy returned of 1 copy

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