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King Lear in Yiddish; Habima Players

Film | Accession Number: 1992.271.1 | RG Number: RG-60.0769 | Film ID: 507

**There are burn-in time codes on the intermediate Betacam SP (Protection) video. There is no way to order a clean copy.**
Prominent actor, Solomon Mikhoels, of the Moscow State Yiddish Theater, in his dressing room, applying makeup. Starkly lit closeup of Mikhoels as King Lear.

Another prominent Jewish theater group in the Soviet Union, the Habima Players, perform an ancient Hebrew dance.

Film Title
Russia
Genre
Unedited
Duration
00:53:53
Event Date
1930s
Locale
Moscow, Soviet Union
Language
English
Genre/Form
Unedited.
Credit
Accessed at US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Julien Bryan Archive
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Record last modified: 2018-03-07 13:54:12
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