When jews were funny (DVD)

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When jews were funny (DVD)

[United States] : First Run Features, 2014.

1 videodisc (ca. 89 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.

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Insightful and often hilarious, it surveys the history of Jewish comedy, from the early days of Borscht Belt to the present, ultimately exploring not just ethnicity in the entertainment industry, but also the entire unruly question of what it means to be Jewish. Popular comedians from the past and present provide an abundance of surprising opinions and witty humor.

Donated by: Ken Aronowitz.

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ISBN:

: $24.99

Title:

When jews were funny (DVD) [videorecording].

Publisher:

[United States] : First Run Features, 2014.

Physical:

1 videodisc (ca. 89 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.

Notes:

04/01/2014.

ParticipantNote:

Rodney Dangerfield, Marc Maron, Gilbert Gottfried.

Summary:

Insightful and often hilarious, it surveys the history of Jewish comedy, from the early days of Borscht Belt to the present, ultimately exploring not just ethnicity in the entertainment industry, but also the entire unruly question of what it means to be Jewish. Popular comedians from the past and present provide an abundance of surprising opinions and witty humor.

Subject:

Comedy

Subject:

Jewish humor.

AE:PersName:

Dangerfield, Rodney, 1921-2004.

AE:PersName:

Gottfried, Gilbert.

AE:PersName:

Maron, Marc.

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