WASHINGTON JEWISH FILM FESTIVAL
Sponsored by Melanie and Larry Nussdorf
Fiddler: A Miracle of Miracles
Dir. Max Lewkowicz | 90 min
Sunday, May 124:45 PM E Street Cinema
Monday, May 208:00 PM Bethesda Row Cinema
Among the pantheon of Broadway musicals changed the world, Fiddler on the Roof has a special place very near the top. In the half-century since its premiere, the production has had an unprecedented global impact, beloved by audiences the world over, performed everywhere from suburban middle schools in Nebraska to grand state theaters in Japan.
Fiddler: A Miracle of Miracles chronicles the birth, life, and continued resonance of this singular icon of the stage and screen. Featuring interviews with Joel Grey, original lyricist Sheldon Harnick, and stars of the current Broadway revival, Jessica Hecht and Danny Burnstein.
Co-presented by Jewish Historical Society of Greater Washington