Documentary. Yiddish with English subt., a film by Josh Waletzky produced by the League for Yiddish
No. 2 in the film series: "Worlds within a World: Conversations with Yiddish Writers"
Beyle Schaechter-Gottesman is a renown yiddish poet, songwriter and singer.
181 min., color
Directed by Norman Jewison
Starring: Chaim Topol, Norma Crane, Molly Picon, Paul Michael Glaser, Leonard Frey, and Michele Marsh
This classic Hollywood musical is an adaptation of Joseph Stein's hit play based on Sholem Aleichem's novel, "Tevye the Dairyman" (Tevye der milkhiker).