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Romeo and Juliet in Yiddish


Dir. Eve Annenberg (2010).
Mumblecore in mameloshn: The first Yiddish talkie produced in the US in nearly 60 years (and the first ever with a nude scene), Eve Annenberg’s attitudinous Satmar Shakespeare riff is a unique blend of psychodrama, ethnographic experimentation, and high-concept hustle.

Sun., Jan. 16, 9 p.m., 2011

This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on January 5, 2011

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