Abstract: Published to great acclaim in 1991, J. Hoberman's Bridge of Light is now back in print with a new foreword and final chapter discussing recent research, rediscoveries, and restorations. Also includes the documentary The Yiddish Cinema (60 min., DVD), narrated by David Mamet. Review: "This excellent, engaging book is required reading for anyone interested in Yiddish and Jewish film and theater. It is sophisticated and accessible, providing a comprehensive overview of Yiddish film and its social and artistic context. Hoberman's detailed research and rich commentaries are accompanied by wonderful pictures. Association of Jewish Libraries Newsletter"
Title and contributions: Bridge of light : Yiddish film between two worlds / J. Hoberman.
Updated and expanded ed., 1st Dartmouth College Press ed.
Publication: Hanover, N.H. Hanover, N.H. ; London Waltham, MA : Dartmouth College Press ; University Press of New England ; Published in association with the National Center for Jewish Film 2010
Physical description: xii, 416 p. : ill. ; 24 cm. + 1 DVD-video (60 mins. : sd., col. ; 4.75 in.).
Series: Interfaces, studies in visual culture
ISBN: 9781584658702 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Language: English (language of the text, soundtrack, etc..)
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