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The Resource Fiddler on the roof, the Mirisch Production Company presents a Norman Jewison film ; screenplay by Joseph Stein ; produced and directed by Norman Jewison ; adapted for the screen by Tom Abbott

Fiddler on the roof, the Mirisch Production Company presents a Norman Jewison film ; screenplay by Joseph Stein ; produced and directed by Norman Jewison ; adapted for the screen by Tom Abbott

Label
Fiddler on the roof
Title
Fiddler on the roof
Statement of responsibility
the Mirisch Production Company presents a Norman Jewison film ; screenplay by Joseph Stein ; produced and directed by Norman Jewison ; adapted for the screen by Tom Abbott
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
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
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
  • Cinematography, Oswald Morris ; music for stage play and film, Jerry Bock ; lyrics for stage play and film, Sheldon Harnick ; music adapted and conducted by John Williams ; original choreography, Jerome Robbins ; adapted for the screen, Tom Abbott
  • Originally produced for the New York stage by Harold Prince ; entire stage production directed and choreographed by Jerome Robbins ; based on the stage play "Fiddler on the roof" ; adapted from Sholom Aleichem ; stories by special arrangement with Arnold Perl
Intended audience
MPAA rating: G
Language note
English (Dolby 5.1), English (mono.), French (mono.) or Spanish (mono.) dialogue, optional Spanish subtitles; closed captioned
PerformerNote
Topol, Norma Crane, Leonard Frey, Molly Picon, Paul Mann
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1926-
  • 1935-
  • 1931-1973
  • 1938-1988
  • 1915-1985
  • 1915-2014
  • 1932-
  • 1859-1916
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Stein, Joseph
  • Jewison, Norman
  • Abbott, Tommy
  • Topol
  • Crane, Norma
  • Frey, Leonard
  • Picon, Molly
  • Mann, Paul
  • Morris, Oswald
  • Bock, Jerry
  • Harnick, Sheldon
  • Williams, John
  • Sholem Aleichem
  • Perl, Arnold
  • Mirisch Production Company
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
181
Series statement
  • MGM classic musicals collection
  • Decades collection
Series volume
1970s
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • TÌ£evÌ£ye
  • Milk trade
  • Jewish families
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Sisters
  • Tradition (Judaism)
  • Dating services
  • Russia
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Fiddler on the roof, the Mirisch Production Company presents a Norman Jewison film ; screenplay by Joseph Stein ; produced and directed by Norman Jewison ; adapted for the screen by Tom Abbott
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1971
  • Videorecording
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (181 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 027616085375
  • 00027616085375
Other physical details
sound, color
Physical substance
  • metal
  • plastic
Publisher number
M108537
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)172895672
  • ocn172895672
  • OCoLC
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, mono, dual layer
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Fiddler on the roof, the Mirisch Production Company presents a Norman Jewison film ; screenplay by Joseph Stein ; produced and directed by Norman Jewison ; adapted for the screen by Tom Abbott
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1971
  • Videorecording
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (181 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 027616085375
  • 00027616085375
Other physical details
sound, color
Physical substance
  • metal
  • plastic
Publisher number
M108537
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)172895672
  • ocn172895672
  • OCoLC
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, mono, dual layer
Video recording format
DVD

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