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The Resource Fiddler on the roof, the Mirisch Production Company presents ; a Norman Jewison film ; produced and directed by Norman Jewison ; screenplay by Joseph Stein, adapted from his stage play, (videorecording)

Fiddler on the roof, the Mirisch Production Company presents ; a Norman Jewison film ; produced and directed by Norman Jewison ; screenplay by Joseph Stein, adapted from his stage play, (videorecording)

Label
Fiddler on the roof
Title
Fiddler on the roof
Statement of responsibility
the Mirisch Production Company presents ; a Norman Jewison film ; produced and directed by Norman Jewison ; screenplay by Joseph Stein, adapted from his stage play
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Tevye is a poor milkman in czarist Russia, where he provides for three unmarried daughters and a sharp-tongued wife. Faced with mounting financial strain and growing anti-Semitism, Tevye strives to maintain balance despite the precarious nature of his situation
Cataloging source
YQR
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Jerry Bock; lyrics, Sheldon Harnick; music adapted and conducted by John Williams
Intended audience
Rating: G; Canadian Home Video rating: G
Language note
  • English, French or Spanish dialogue; Spanish or French subtitles
  • Closed captioned
LC call number
PN1997.F53
LC item number
2011
PerformerNote
Topol, Norma Crane, Leonard Frey, Molly Picon, Paul Mann
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1926-
  • 1935-
  • 1931-1973
  • 1938-1988
  • 1915-1985
  • 1932-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Jewison, Norman
  • Stein, Joseph
  • Topol
  • Crane, Norma
  • Frey, Leonard
  • Picon, Molly
  • Mann, Paul
  • Bock, Jerry
  • Harnick, Sheldon
  • Williams, John
  • Mirisch Production Company
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
181
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Milk trade
  • Jewish families
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Sisters
  • Tradition (Judaism)
  • Dating services
  • Russia
Technique
live action
Label
Fiddler on the roof, the Mirisch Production Company presents ; a Norman Jewison film ; produced and directed by Norman Jewison ; screenplay by Joseph Stein, adapted from his stage play, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1971
  • Based on the stage play Fiddler on the roof, adapted from Sholom Aleichem
  • Special features: audio commentary by director/producer Norman Jewison and actor Topol; Norman Jewison, filmmaker; Norman Jewison looks back; John Williams: creating a musical tradition; Songs of Fiddler on the roof; deleted song, 'Any day now'; Tevye's daughters; Set in reality: production design; storyboard-to-film comparison; Tevye's dream sequence (in full color with side-by-side comparison and an introduction by Norman Jewison); trailers, teasers and TV spots
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocn716031976
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
40th anniversary ed..
Extent
1 videodisc (181 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616085375
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
M123298
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1477223
  • (OCoLC)716031976
System details
DVD; widescreen 2.35:1; 7.1 DTS-HD Master Audio (English), mono (Spanish), 5.1 DTS (French)
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Fiddler on the roof, the Mirisch Production Company presents ; a Norman Jewison film ; produced and directed by Norman Jewison ; screenplay by Joseph Stein, adapted from his stage play, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1971
  • Based on the stage play Fiddler on the roof, adapted from Sholom Aleichem
  • Special features: audio commentary by director/producer Norman Jewison and actor Topol; Norman Jewison, filmmaker; Norman Jewison looks back; John Williams: creating a musical tradition; Songs of Fiddler on the roof; deleted song, 'Any day now'; Tevye's daughters; Set in reality: production design; storyboard-to-film comparison; Tevye's dream sequence (in full color with side-by-side comparison and an introduction by Norman Jewison); trailers, teasers and TV spots
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocn716031976
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
40th anniversary ed..
Extent
1 videodisc (181 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616085375
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
M123298
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1477223
  • (OCoLC)716031976
System details
DVD; widescreen 2.35:1; 7.1 DTS-HD Master Audio (English), mono (Spanish), 5.1 DTS (French)
Video recording format
DVD

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