Fiddler on the roof [videorecording (Blu-ray)]
Jewison, Norman, 1926-

Fiddler on the roof [videorecording (Blu-ray)]

Jewison, Norman, 1926-

Publication Information
Beverly Hills, CA : Distributed by Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2011]

Physical Description
1 videodisc (181 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.

Tevye is a poor milkman in czarist Russia, where he provides for three unmarried daughters and a sharp-tongued wife. Faced with mounting financial strain and growing anti-Semitism, Tevye strives to maintain balance despite the precarious nature of his situation.

Subject Term
Milk trade -- Russia -- Drama.
Jewish families -- Russia -- Drama.
Fathers and daughters -- Russia -- Drama.
Sisters -- Russia -- Drama.
Tradition (Judaism) -- Drama.
Dating services -- Russia -- Drama.

Geographic Term
Russia -- Drama.

Added Author
Jewison, Norman, 1926-
Stein, Joseph.
Topol, 1935-
Crane, Norma, 1931-1973.
Frey, Leonard, 1938-1988.
Picon, Molly.
Mann, Paul, 1915-1985.
Bock, Jerry.
Harnick, Sheldon.

Added Corporate Author
Mirisch Production Company.
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.

System Details Note
Blu-ray (requires Blu-ray player); region A; widescreen 2.35:1; 7.1 DTS-HD Master Audio (English), mono (Spanish), 5.1 DTS (French).

Target Audience Note
MPAA rating: G; Canadian Home Video rating: G.

Video disc

General Note (Repeatable)
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1971. Based on the stage play Fiddler on the roof, adapted from Sholom Aleichem. Special features: audio commentary by director/producer Norman Jewison and actor Topol; Norman Jewison, filmmaker; Norman Jewison looks back; John Williams: creating a musical tradition; Songs of Fiddler on the roof; deleted song, 'Any day now'; Tevye's daughters; Set in reality: production design; storyboard-to-film comparison; Tevye's dream sequence (in full color with side-by-side comparison and an introduction by Norman Jewison); trailers, teasers and TV spots.

Material TypeShelf NumberBarcodeLibraryStatus
Blu-ray DVDMUSICAL FIDD BLU-RAY32530608608137Main JCPLFiction Movie Collection