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The Resource Great cantors in cinema, produced and written by Murray E. Simon ; directed by Rich Pontius

Great cantors in cinema, produced and written by Murray E. Simon ; directed by Rich Pontius

Label
Great cantors in cinema
Title
Great cantors in cinema
Statement of responsibility
produced and written by Murray E. Simon ; directed by Rich Pontius
Title variation
Great Cantors of the Golden Age and Great Cantors in Cinema
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • heb
  • yid
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Features some of the rarest and finest examples of renowned cantors from the Golden Age of Chazzanut on film. Restored archival footage of films produced from 1931-1946 presents examples of high cantorial art
Cataloging source
VA@
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Sharon Pucker Rivo, executive producer
PerformerNote
Martin Bookspan, narrator ; cantors: Josef "Yossele" Rosenblatt ; Moshe Koussevitsky ; Mordechai Hershman ; Moishe Oysher ; Leibele Waldman
Runtime
79
Technique
live action
Label
Great cantors in cinema, produced and written by Murray E. Simon ; directed by Rich Pontius
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • In English, Hebrew and Yiddish with new English subtitles
  • Videodisc release of a documentary production
  • Copyright date from set box
  • Includes excerpts from Dream of my people (1933), We who remain (1946), The voice of Israel (1931), Overture to glory (1940) and A cantor on trial (1931)
  • "The Rutenberg and Everett Yiddish Film Library of the National Venter for Jewish Film"--Container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videodisc (76 min.)
Isbn
9781585874231
Isbn Type
(set box)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videotape
Note
DVD comes with a license agreement specifying that the DVD not be shown in a theatre nor advertised to the public; that the DVD may not be uploaded onto web or video hosting websites; that it may not be rented or loaned for a fee; that it may not be broadcast or televised.
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn164875439
  • (OCoLC)ocn373799940
System details
DVD, NTSC, All regions
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Great cantors in cinema, produced and written by Murray E. Simon ; directed by Rich Pontius
Publication
Note
  • In English, Hebrew and Yiddish with new English subtitles
  • Videodisc release of a documentary production
  • Copyright date from set box
  • Includes excerpts from Dream of my people (1933), We who remain (1946), The voice of Israel (1931), Overture to glory (1940) and A cantor on trial (1931)
  • "The Rutenberg and Everett Yiddish Film Library of the National Venter for Jewish Film"--Container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videodisc (76 min.)
Isbn
9781585874231
Isbn Type
(set box)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videotape
Note
DVD comes with a license agreement specifying that the DVD not be shown in a theatre nor advertised to the public; that the DVD may not be uploaded onto web or video hosting websites; that it may not be rented or loaned for a fee; that it may not be broadcast or televised.
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn164875439
  • (OCoLC)ocn373799940
System details
DVD, NTSC, All regions
Video recording format
DVD

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