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Five Cities

Film | Accession Number: 1992.266.1 | RG Number: RG-60.2478 | Film ID: 238
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Yiddish titles. English title: "Jewish Life in Lwow." Pan, overview Lwow city nestled in a valley. Large buildings, city square, monuments, trams, busy street traffic, pedestrians, promenade, important buildings, marketplace. Stylish men and women promenade through modern Lwow, also known as Lemberg. MSs, shopping for wares and sellers at marketplace. Parks and pavilions, public spaces, busy streets, people. 04:05:58 Scenes in the old and well-established Jewish community, following groups of well-dressed and Orthodox Jews, street scenes, daily activities, and showing the landmarks: Yad Haruzim Trade Union Building, Old Ghetto, softly curving exterior of the Modern Temple, the orthodox school, Moorish-looking Lazarus Hospital, grave of the "Golden Rose" and the Nowosci Theater. Large, thriving marketplace. Crowds watching a street performer. VAR shots of marketeers. Pan of city. "The End"

Film Title
Jewish Life in Lwow
Genre
Documentary
Duration
00:10:16
Event Date
1939
Locale
Lvov, Poland
Language
Yiddish
Genre/Form
Documentary.
Credit
Accessed at US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of The Steven Spielberg Jewish Film Archives of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem
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