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Summary: A film of the Chichester Festival Theatre production of Anton Checkhov's play Uncle Vanya. Chekhov's portrayal of the frustrations and disillusions of advancing age and the numbing boredom of provincial life in 1890's Russia, is here effortlessly performed by probably the most talented and prestigious cast ever assembled for this work.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2000

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Performing Arts DVDs, Call number: DVD PERFORMING ARTS UNC

Cipin, Atrem

Summary: When a young Jewish couple is kidnapped for ransom, it puts their tightly-knit community in jeopardy.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Kino International 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Foreign DVDs, Call number: DVD FOREIGN TES

Summary: A timeless masterpiece of love and loss, focusing on the consequences faced by three Russian families during the Napoleonic Wars.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: KOCH Vision 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in British Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD BRITISH TV WAR

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD WAR NOT RATED

Summary: Kolya lives in a small fishing town near the stunning Barents Sea in Northern Russia. He owns an auto-repair shop that stands right next to the house where he lives with his young wife Lilya and his son Roma. The town's corrupt mayor is determined to take away his business, his house, and his land.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Foreign DVDs, Call number: DVD FOREIGN LEV

Topol

Summary: Tevye the milkman struggles to raise five daughters as observant Jews in the rapidly changing society of pre-revolutionary Ukraine.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: MGM Home Entertainment 2007

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD MOVIE FID

Summary: The fall of 2021 marked the 50th anniversary of Fiddler on the Roof, the film Pauline Kael (The New Yorker) called 'the most powerful movie musical ever made.' Narrated by Jeff Goldblum, it captures the humor and drama of director Norman Jewison's quest to recreate the lost world of Jewish life in Tsarist Russia and re-envision the beloved stage hit as a wide-screen epic. Oscarʼ- nominated...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2022

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC FID

Summary: Set against the Russian Civil War. Vavilova has to make a decision between motherhood for revolutionary martyrdom.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Kino International 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Foreign DVDs, Call number: DVD FOREIGN COM

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