Waltham, Mass. : National Center for Jewish Film, c2006.
Video — 1 videodisc (90 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
A young man, cafe singer by day and synagogue cantor at night, rejoins his elderly parents in his European birthplace to participate in their golden wedding anniversary festivities. Complications frustrate a budding romance with his childhood sweetheart.
Waltham, MA : National Center for Jewish Film, Brandeis University, c2006.
Video — 2 videodiscs (144 min.) : sd., col. & b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Great cantors of the golden age: Documentary film includes some of the only known visual and sound recordings of the famous cantors of the 1930s.
Great cantors in cinema: 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. 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).