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Hoberman, J. - Museum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.)

Bridge of light

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)

Publication date:2010

Language: English (language of the text, soundtrack, etc..)

  • "DVD documentary 'The Yiddish cinema'."
  • "First published on the occasion of the exhibition 'Yiddish film between two worlds' ... shown at the Museum of Modern Art, New York, November 14, 1991-January 11, 1992", T.p. verso.



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  • Type of Publication Date: Publication Dates 1 and 2: monograph complete when issued, or issued within one calendar year
  • Publication Date: 2010

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