Yiddish Movie Night - Mamele [Little Mother]


Nov
26
2013

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  • Host Department: Judaic Studies, Frankel Center for
  • Date: 11/26/2013
  • Time: 06:00 PM

  • Location: 202 S. Thayer St., 2022 Thayer, Ann Arbor

  • Description:

    A musical comedy about a young woman taking on the role of mother for her father and brothers. Filmed in Poland and released in the USA, it is one of the examples of pre-WWII
    Yiddish cinema's transnationalism. Directed by Joseph Green and Konrad Tom, music by Abraham Ellstein, starring Molly Picon. USA, 1938.


    Longer description:
    http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0030407/plotsummary?ref_=tt_ov_pl


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