Cover image for Fiddler on the roof [videorecording (Blu-ray)]
Fiddler on the roof [videorecording (Blu-ray)]
Fiddler on the roof [videorecording (Blu-ray)]
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.
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.
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.
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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.
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