10 Best Hebrew Special Interest -

Top Customer Reviews

Top Customer Reviews: Shoah (and 4 Films ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 13 ratings
4 / 5
It joins numerical edition of joined exceptional readable quality in esgion B' so only. A documentary incontournable in spite of some weaknesses read (or perhaps owing to them).

Storm to look after so only 1h30 of visionnement.
4 / 5
The one who the masterpiece! World-wide acclaimed documentary! A history of a holocaust is an example of as some the political extremists can dip on the military system and brain-washed quite a lot of human beings partorisca do or accept a worse in the society. A Holocaust is a worse that the humanity has not spent never stops. It is unfortunate that there is still (felizmente small) defenders of a nazi way to think. You leave we expect that any one the human being will owe that spend the monde to an ordeal likes concealed .... Never!
5 / 5
A for real excellent piece of film partorisca do. A film does not try partorisca impress our savage done in a holocaust - a sheer magnitude that is intelligibility further - but instead sets on mirrors that reflects moments of experience. There is a lot the few moments of images of some chances to the equal that have arrived that it is effective in that a holocaust is not a fact among another, but constitutes the dimension or the plan to those facts can exist at all. That is more remarkable is that in spite of a knowledge and comprising of venue villagers that transpired, that included now (1987 at least) has the compassion with the transpired. There is an explanation for villagers of reason this past to a Jews, that such the thing could be understandable. Lanzmann Does not try partorisca do the hard point that the antisemitism remains the force in a world, but behind almost each one villager has a uneasy atmosphere on some histories that is by train to be has said.

A question of a modern myth of a holocaust (here think such histories like Schindler ready) is that hollywood is already the lie. When it is has present the histories by means of some means of dramatic art, already is to desensitise his unreality. Lanzmann, By means of those looks to be one narrative form like opposed to a pure image, has taken something far more real and that disturbs that still such enormous films as 'fateless' can take.
5 / 5
If you have not seen this film, then calms really would be necessary to consider it. It is the must sees!
4 / 5
With the subject @@@subject like serious like this is clear of an a lot of that begins that a Gentleman of author Lanzmann has gone really to an a lot of core of the his Hollocaust deeper that any there is more be a value to my days has read the plot of books in a Hollocaust but to aim a backside a scene mecanisim has required to fulfil such the action clearly showws that one of a main purpuse of some Germans to invade Poland was an extermination of jews and other groups (gay, mentally retarted,jipsys, .) I am convinced that has lost probably a war partly been due to a big control of street stock cars impeddind a speed for witch his armies could reponse some a lot of threats...(D-the days gives a victory to some Allies to these simple after a hostillities for several Germam General of big mandate) Mina an attitude of some citizens to polish interviewd says it concerned in a fate of an included could move in his houses and action in his conficated bellongings
is the painful suject subject to follow included with which like this years (I had seen a program in PBS when it was presented originally in a 80 east) the films and the New books have been presnted of this documantory has been done but any to my knowledge attacks a subject of a corner used for Claude we no
5 / 5
Which film that Shoah of Claude Lanzmann.! I have looked for to give the years and The Endeavours of month are topped. The poignant film and whose the historicité can any that reflect and reflect of the sud lucido the genocide gives Jewish and the horrible there is qualified of destruction of the believed there is almost all seen or read to the sud this subject, but here lucido the election gives testimonies, the qualities give images, his pair of numerous details die his survivors touch a plus of the portrait embodied of this tragedy, without never game in him larmoyant. On the contrary, we penetrate in the History with lucidity and compassion.
4 / 5
Has in the first place seen this documentary in 1982 and his message remained with me all these do not take he out of my alcohol.
Twenty-eight years later, has impacted even more. It is tactical of interview (a very thin approximation) with some people that alive in that then is cut at all of characters. Has a capacity to draw out of one the majority of horrific details of a holocaust without an use of any images. A must sees for historians!
4 / 5
In english. An only question with this import is that a plastic used for some smells of chances of death. More economic That an alternative that was it $ 300.
4 / 5
Would have been a lot if a listing has mentioned that this was the MATE DVD, quite useless here in north Amsterdam!!!!!
4 / 5
Has been 17 years have looked of this film in the chamber of hotel in Munich in German TV. Of Hollywood of time has done his films of own Holocaust, a be later 'A Pianist.' For far , eshoah' is one the majority of significant film that is to be do in a Holocaust. A shear hypocrisy of a Nazi dud promise to the each camp of death inmate of 'Arbeit Macht Frei' is developed by means of some words of some apathetic hypocrits the one who has looked sidelines.
Answers a question: Reason can this spends of global tragedy? Also it answers a question: The one who was these people those who involved some atrocities and where was all some people those who bore testifica?
A film asks these questions of some real people that loves to know some responses of. Gentleman Lanzman interview a woman of the camp of concentration that order. His attitude and his words attentively choose to speak volumes so that it does not say . It embodies bad to a nth terracing. His lack of empathy and gross disdain for one 10,000s of Jews that his husband has murdered calm you ailing to your stomach. This in spite of like this is not blamed of anything more than being an accessory to concentrate the murder and has not spent never the day of his life that paid for some sins of his husband. It complains that his life after a war has been hard in his. It loves our harm.
Gentleman Lanzman interview the villain the one who has lived to the long of a line to drive to Birkenau and Auschwitz. A jolly the old rancher was proud of as he gesticulated to some hapless souls in some packed the railcars to the equal that would have his throats slit aims enough. A peasant entertainment of as convince a lot the desparate Jew to launch his jewels instead for the cup of water - only to not giving a Jew a water has promised.
Does not have any ray of hope. Not being any one triumphs of well in bad. There is so only a sheer beats and determination of a bit those that survivors that now live in of the comfortable pavings in Israele, the United States and other parts of a world. After a war, has chosen of his bootstraps and has blocked mentally some horrors that befell to them for some Nazi and has there has been sucedidos to live his lives.
A conclusion I draw of this film is to remain for ever vigilant. The harm is platitudinous. They give it it can be overwhelming. So only the clear consciousness, an open alcohol and the compatible collective voice against a darkness of harm maintains to to the men like to them Adolf Hitler of propagandizing his partner countrymen and women the alike laws of atrocities.

Top Customer Reviews: The Last Days of ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 9 ratings
4 / 5
A film is the worthy addition my collection of film of epic of my youth. A bookmark for Miklos Rozsa is excellent. A scrolling of DVD, in this chance, is ghastly and unwatchable. It looks it quell'has been baptised using the camera of video that agrees the television projection. A sound is tinny how is partorisca be expected partorisca use the microphone of low note. An enormous disappointment how is looked forward to finally taking my hands in the decent copy of this film. Until one comes to the long of will have to that live with my memories of infancy of a magnitude of this film in his theatrical emission. A DVD is partorisca be averted.
5 / 5
Had looked this film done on 40 years with my dad. The as there is enjoyed look Stewart Granger. I recommend this film.
Janette
5 / 5
A vendor was a lot of and a product to the equal that has described. But there is still partorisca see the DVD of this film with good, has left so only excellent, presentation of video. A film would owe that be done in the Blue big quality Ray formed in a future, if possible.
5 / 5
The disk of substitution is is GOOD but a Master Tape could do recovery.
5 / 5
Ossia Very better that the turn of RECENT DVD of 20th Century Fox @@subject Classical of his own film (and less lateralmente!) Like this the import is at least in widescreen albeit any anamorphic. It will owe that do until Fox hopefully wises on and issues his Classical Turn in widescreen using an original 1:85 proportion of appearance clean impression in place of the poor quality VHS impression. formatted In 1:33 proportion of appearance
5 / 5
was bit it hesitant to purchase this . Because of his foreign origins, but my worries were unwarranted. One . It is touched perfectly. A proportion of appearance looked to be the bit was like some of a lettering in a start has looked cropped. Another that that a sound of the quality & of the film was a lot. There are rodeos of biblical scripture & historical accuracy, but ossia quite a norm when they the films have based in scripture. In general ossia the a lot of enjoyable film & the addition adds so that they collect Biblical, Historical or films & of Sandal of the Sword. Defenders of Stewart Granger will want to snatch to to this film on likes him the reservation the action adds that it portrays to to Plot likes them the leader of the band of Hebrews those who decide to solve in some outskirts of some cities of twin of Sodom & Gomorrah. While doing his best to be any violent when forced to struggle to the plot exerts his has twisted personal of shepherds with martial skill! There is some choreography of the fight adds where to the plot uses a fine wry of his personnel to dip to close tone in his arm of enemies, takes his enemy around some turns & of with the around the around until with move he of his personnel sends to cruise by means of an air like this effectively like him Judo launches! There is to plot of action & while it can not be 100 attentive to scripture stop it taking to some main values of this history of Bible. The scholar is of the history or to the bible could choose this film averts but am happy to add my collection of Biblically has based films. With todays to to special effects would like to see to the plot films more Biblical has done for a big screen. I have been recently he has asked that has thought in a version of new film of 'Noah' & my response was ' am happy to see the managers face enough to spend religious films to a big screen.' I have said also my fellow that have @@give weaves to have of inaccuracies but has thinks that was the committed was has had to that to except yes has done the youngest people has interested in Bible & that his parents could say him a correct or better history still left some young people read a history his of Bible. One same goes thus film. Still for those a lot the religion this film resists his own like the history of adventure of the action.
4 / 5
If some the Italian producers of this film have wanted to paint the picture of an alluring but leader and corrupt city, has fulfilled that with to cost and fashionable plot. Yes, it is not scripturally attentive but then little history of bible-has based films behind in a @@@1940s by means of @@@1960s was reason Hollywood and another film meccas felt could improve in some original histories. This film adds to plot of background histories that flesh out of a famous history of a fall of some two cities of harm of old. In this film, a dapper Stewart Granger direct his people astray for falling enamoured for a wrong woman and thinking he and his family are on temptation. Sadly, it Is wrong and calm there have a plot as you go and his familiar pulled to a moral muck and the looks concealed was Sodom and Gomorrah. It is clear that an end is after and there is not prendiendo the. I in fact like this the film been due to one feels and a toned-down sexual overtones and morals and the social harms of some people are clues of the data but any one have glorified. It feels naughty but in a sure way.

In the note lateralmente, a history of a Fall of Sodom and Gomorrah in a film, to the bible is the biblical representation truer of this history.
4 / 5
Lousy Moves. Unless calm really loves this any one annoying .
5 / 5
Displeased An excessive corruption, unnecessary and immorality. I trashed my copy with a lot of riddance.

Top Customer Reviews: Lost Horizon ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 34 ratings
5 / 5
Spoiler Alerts
has had classical Hollywood this is to be treat with negligence more shameful of Frank Capra is to the HORIZON has LOST SURE would like me listen roughly that. Based on James Hilton celebrated novel, is Columbia Pictures' the majority of expensive production until 1937, but was king-modified and king-has released the few years with which partorisca reflect a way of a time when Cina has fallen under brutal occupation. Some villains in a start of a film has been changed of rebels to an invading Japanese. When I communists of Mao am taken on China in 1949, the STRAY HORIZON was @@@subject to further modifying when some bad types this time is resulted some Red . Reason a studio has annoyed the rerelease the at all in bastardized forms in place of just shelf he for a period is further me. Because of all this unnecessary tinkering, some images that was excised has finalised to be lost for ever. In a 70s and 80 east, UCLA has directed the laborious investigation to find some images disappeared, so only to discover that an audio and the still photographs of these scenes were all this is to remain. To good sure with help of Goat he, both of them have been inserted to a film to fill in some empty. No one same like those 1937 audiences have seen, but is a better that could be fact.
Taking place in Cina in a mid Thirties, the man of Big Bretagna in an East is Robert Conway, soldato renowned, diplomat, and author, tasked with taking all foreign nationals out of a provincial city of Baskul like an insurrection is breaking was, a lot like Rebellion of @Boxeador of 1900. You grieve to exit in a last slowly, Conway is accompanied by his brother George, he terminally ailing American woman, the palaeontologist, and the fugitive swindler. @I damage the short time after being airborne that has been skyjacked, beginning to a Himalayas in place of Shanghai. When Some accidents of slowly in a Tibetan mountains, is succoured by the group of people and took his house, the mysterious uncharted the valley has called Shangri-The. It is impervious to cold, there is sheltered on all the sides for some mountains with the fertile valley and aldea for people those who are always benevolent and look to live to an age advanced. Although some other passengers are anxious to return house, Conway is fascinated with a place and discovers that there is the pocolos European that alive among them concealed does not have any desire to never leave.
A place looks for to be run by his saviour Chang, the one who informs Conway that an only communication with an external world is by means of some porters those who arrive to trade each six month or so much. And reason Shangri-is laden with gold, is able the barter for elements that leaves his people to live in peaces and harmony. Conway Finally discovers that it is the amiably, priest of 200 known years like Big Licks, any Chang, the one who is a real leader of Shangri-The. Also it learns that it was a Lick the one who has fixed for him to be spent the Shangri-The, in a joint of the European woman impressed for Conway books. Gradually, Some another rule to a life there to the equal that find his own spiritual illustration that looked to be missing bolt behind home. All except George, the one who remains miserable and determined to go back in Inghilterra.
First of a Lick steps out of old age, he anoints Conway like his successor, leaving a diplomat with the dilemma: you remain and govern this place concealed has resupplied with the hailing quell'eluded partorisca the majority of his life, or leaves with his brother to take a estaca of Foreign Secretary ossia to coach to expect behind Londra?
The STRAY HORIZON was the start of Goat is other films that celebrated an idealist of common man that Goat was so that it remark stops..... But it is also one of the his better. A shot adds the costs has been due to a closely incredible creation for Shangri-The and some second images of units. Goat Was determined so some highland scenes he be like this true like possible that has some insiemi and one mould have moved to the warehouse of gigantic freezer so that some actors' breathe it could be seen, and his discomfort would not be feigned.
Ronald Satisfies begins an excellent mould like diplomat Conway, one urban, refined English ladies, so only without an air of elitist snobbery. If so only some the blue bloods were to like more.
A horrible musical remake of the STRAY HORIZON looked in 1973 which would have to that be averted to all the cost. A satire of CRAZY magazine 'Less Horizon' much more entertained, and of course, original Goat. If this does not qualify for an old adage 'If it was not has broken, he do not fix it ', has not been that .
4 / 5
A classical film has done included better with a upgrade to blue-ray, and in prize of in $ 13 Cdn when I purchased it, the terrific cost also. The desire there was an option to also look a film without one has has added scenes as while they have interested, many were bit it too long or slightly redundant. But, seeing them has restored as much as possible to a film is the one who this special emission is everything roughly. And, all some characteristics of prize this an even more special emission also. Highly recommended!
5 / 5
This was such one amazing film with pertinent information/messaging today. It is the shame that such Hollywood adds the property has suffered harm but they the quite good work in restoring the majority of him.
4 / 5
Ossia One of my favourite classical films. Has three versions and ossia some better of many. Has this same version in DVD when you are remastered and emission in his period of original time number it in fact years. This Blue-the edition of ray adds additional resolution and when showed in the system of projection is a lot involving. Ossia The film of romantic adventure of a late thirties. Highly recommended!!!
5 / 5
Had seen the oldest versions of a film, but this Blue-the edition of Ray is the significant upgrade in quality of picture. I have enjoyed a novel when I have read he in institute, and there is wanted always an idea of the paradise out of a rest of a world, where one ages a lot of dulcemente. Jane Wyatt is excellent in a film, but would not classify a film as I add it one, but is the a lot of-has done one and I am happy saw it again.
5 / 5
Good king-mastering of the classical film. Sad that an integer 132 minutes of an original has not been found, but some small bits that is covered for stills is not really crucial to a plot. Some controls to film on well for his age, although taking bit it schmaltzy in of the places. Promoted me it king-read a book, hips, and to compare he with a film is some characters and plotline.
4 / 5
The has not been in an original letterbox and could not regulate so that any swipe properly in any program of computer excepts player of means comunicacionales, has not tried he in my dvd player still, was has disappointed also.
4 / 5
My favourite and same film although they are disappeared still some of a film, a method to use stills while a continuous audio was the good alternative to cut out of these parts of a film.
4 / 5
Has not seen this films the long time. Unfortunately, I have not had an occasion of the look so only still. Interesting and good history.
4 / 5
Read this reserves the long time does and has seen also a forward to look a version of Blue Ray and in the bed quell'again...

Top Customer Reviews: Life Apart: ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 8 ratings
4 / 5
This wonderful documentary for Oren Rudavsky and Menachem Daum, which is related for Leonard Nimoy and Sarah Jessica Parker, offers a spectator the birdseye seen of an interesting, insular, and little known, still often comprised bad, sect of Judaism. Founded in Oriental Europe in an eighteenth century, is characterised for mysticism, prayer, and religious zeal. It is not the lifestyle partorisca all the world, but is certainly the lifestyle in that all the world would owe that know.
Hasidim Is singular in his way of living. Some men spend a same type of clothes that has been spent in Oriental Europe in an eighteenth century, hats, which often servants partorisca distinguish a Hasidic external sect, black trousers, black jackets, and white shirts. Some men are bearded and sports a traditional 'payess', or curls lateralmente. Some women cover his bosses with scarves or elaborate wigs and is always modestly clothed, covered partorisca head to toe. A Hasidim adheres to some same customs as when they were first founded, tongue Yiddish, looks partorisca have the universal alcohol, community, partorisca one the majority of part, and adhere to the rigid, ultra-orthodox interpretation of Judaism.
A Hasidim is gone in big numbers to Amsterdam sometime with which Second world-wide War, peaking in a nineteen fifties. Some narrators explain some of some reasons because a Hasidim, ignored in the odd earth, was able the flourish. Very solved in City of New York, and there are big communities of Hasidim in Brooklyn, where tries has sawed-exist with his no-Hasidim together, any one always felizmente. Mainly they occupy some neighbourhoods of Williamsburg, Heights of Crown, and Parco of Boron. You was to have his own city in upstste New York, Kiryas Joel. Some documentary films a Hasidim in his downstate half and gives token recognition to like this is perceived by his no-Hasidim together, those who tend partorisca see a self-imposed seclusion of a Hasidim likes exclusion of them. In some measure is corrected, although no in a way one could think.
While has the number of seven, like a Bobovs, a Satmars, a Lubavitchers, so only partorisca appoint of small of one the majority of prominent here in Amsterdam, each sect is governed for his own Rebbe the one who is a leader recognised of a sect and highly revered. A film gets obsessed with a commonalities, more than differences, this exists among some diverse sects. His differences, this in spite of, is the history for another documentary. This film directs more on giving a spectator seen a bit fond of a Hasidim, touching so only in brief to some differences among a Hasidim and a no-Hasidim. Enough frankly, in some neighbourhoods, there is the cold war that goes among these two factions. A precise only majority Brooklyn, New York to see this.
A Hasidim tends partorisca shun some mean comunicacionales and does not look film or TV, for one the majority of part. In fact, look a film, a spectator can see a lot Hasidim shielding they of an eye of a camera, as that any to look. Some the one who has looked, this in spite of, has expressed the justification to do like this. A Hasidim no, like the whole, send his girls to university to pursue the main education, secular. A lack of the main education, this in spite of, prevents them professional works to the equal that defended, doctors, countable, pharmacists, etc. tend to do in of the works inside his community where possible, although they the adventure was to a big more a lot of-Hasidic community for occupation, when necessary. Ossia The source of worry for them and the test of his force and solve adhere to his own ways, as such occupation he his force partorisca interact with the community with that they usually no.
A film also takes a spectator to one of his schools or Yeshivas, leaving to a spectator to see like him some boys is acculturated suddenly on. A Hasidim is essentially fundamentalists, and, how is a lot of fundamentalists , is extremely narrow in his dress world-wide. A film also interviews Paula Gluck, an obviously intelligent and articulate, young woman the one who has left a Hasidic community to live to his life likes the election, to write and look for the main education among a no-Hasidim. A film balances this desertion to interview the man the one who affirmatively has chosen to result Hasidim, although his Hebrew parents, surviving of holocaust, has not been. It is one there is rid boss even two subjects germaine to a Hasidim, those leaves and that joins. A Hasidim is not to separate of mainstream Amsterdam, neither wish be, although his cherish many of some currency cherished by other Americans: familiar, house, chimney, and community. Pairs, this in spite of, is fixed by some parents, often by means of the matchmaker. This documentary commemorates the Hasidic pair and illustrates a distribution of some men of some women, included during such the joyous occasion.
If one suitable or disagrees with his way of life chosen, this in spite of, this documentary is the film the interesting plus . Doing in Brooklyn and finding I often that it has to that interact with a Hasidim, has loved absolutely this documentary, included although it was the bit of the white wash, leaving was some of some appearances some dark plus of this segment of Brooklyn community. One of some the majority of subjects of entities with respecting to this community was totally has ignored. This was in a subject of his importance politically, like the group with that to be calculated. This group resists extracted adds of political power, reason will follow his Rebbe advantage and vote like the blockade. Politicians in New York does not doubt in favour of curry with this group and court them because of him. More recently, a Hasidic community of Kiryas Joel in upstate New York has done titled for a way has voted in a race for Senator of EUA of New York and was a subject of a lot of debate has heated.
Still, for these unfamiliar with a Hasidim, this documentary will be an interesting and delicious revelation and will resist an interest of a spectator throughout. A documentary is a lot of fact, fantastically filmed, and clearly, the work of amour. These spectators those who are interested in other cultures, ultra-orthodox Judaism, or some the external religious faiths will have the deep recognition thus wonderful and informative documentary.
5 / 5
Seven years in a doing, this 1997 documentary is in an elusive community of Hassidic Jews in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. Founded a 18th century in Poland, has preached the joy in living and has maintained his way of dress by means of some centuries, that waste to escape like the holocaust approached, that thinks that that the god meant him to remain where was. Like the result, more than 80 of them have been murdered, and many of some survivors have emigrated United States in an early @@@1950s. A minority inside the minority, chooses to live averts of secular Amsterdam and think they like this to to something like him to him some early pilgrims, those who has left his country of house, any to assimilate, but the adoration to the equal that please. New Yorkers has grown used to see some men in his long blacks outfits and curls lateralmente and some women in of the wigs and of the modest dresses. Pocolos Have penetrated his community. And a lot they ask roughly that. But in this film, a filmmakers, the one who is Hasidic they, show the bit of this enclosed world.
Related for Leonard Nimoy and Sarah Jessica Parker, learn a history and take to fulfil some of some people. We see some big and after-knit families, an early education, some rituals of a room. All the pairs are fixed and fulfil the corridor of pair of stock exchange and listen to the young man said in his pair. We see a way some daughters are educated to be women and mothers although has some women those who speak was in a disparity of of the this, and fulfil Pearl Gluck, the writer the one who has broken out of a community. Also we fulfil an African American man the one who has shouted questions in his Hasidic together and his aloofness and inability to see his religion as of entity as their own.
Has found a fact of good video and quite interesting, with good elections of subjects and cinematography, especially aim some faces of some girls. I know I have learnt to the plot but I has loved to know more. A film done his lives look idyllic. Too much so many. But it is the good introduction to the way of life of the people those who are shrouded sometimes in mystery. And certainly it is the part of this glorious mosaic that it is Amsterdam . Recommended.
4 / 5
This documentary is at present mine 1 recommendation to students, professors, and another those who love the good visual presentation of Hasidic culture. Highly it recommends in mine a lot-used Hasidism FAQ, and is one 1 educational video that sells better in my web of place. If you are teaching the unit in "One Elected" in some far zone where has no Hasidism, or that bolt in City of New York where sees Hasidim every day in some streets and has asked always roughly his, this video is for you. It is a excelent fine-cultural tool and, because of the his PBS documentary way, can be used in of the public schools without raping a selection of church (synagogue, in fact...) And state.

Mina a complaint is that some producers have fallen for a ubiquitous "obligatory" the need politically corrects to comprise it dissatified woman (poet Pearl Gluck) the one who has left a Hasidic community. @I give that PBS wants to be objective, but reason not balancing this with the history in the "modern" woman the one who has left that world-wide to result Hasidic (desquels there is A lot!!!)

Also felt that a segment in a black type that has offended when it asks the saint day Hebrew and has been said " we are begging for you, too" it has not been a lot it explain it. A black type has thought a Jew was paternalistic to some blacks to beg for "the poor black type" (his supposition) but concealed has not been he at all. Of a Hebrew group has been gathered around a water that says prayers, assumes is Rosh Hashanah (new Year Hebrew) and a tashlich service. A SUBJECT of Rosh Hashanah comprises prayers for some world-wide integers -- there is at all to do with race. It have been a lot ths had been explained somehow.

Still, ossia a better documentary in Hasidism at present available on video and, in spite of these defects, is a lot the value that buys like an educational resource. (I at present recommend it on mine Hasidism FAQ place). A video also has an interview of interesting trailer with some producers, those who speak several reactions to a film, as and reason is fact, etc.
5 / 5
has lost this film when it was aimed in the first place in PBS or the the seen and love the personal copy (I ), ossia yours casualidad to take one. Not To Spend it on reason will want to look this one again and again. Reason? Well, for a thing, is 90 minutes of absolutely fascinating portrayed of Hasidic Judaism, that covers the row of values, visas and lifestyles - more diversity that could imagine you in the often seen group like insular and has restricted. For another, is not the-sided film but one with with heart and integrity. Tip a hard side as well as a beautiful side of a Hasidic world. There it is glimpsed with people those who annoy Hasidic Jews or those who think that that they are odd or 'odd'. But there is also scarce and beautiful glimpes the Hasidic lifestyle, mystical histories, lovely music. Everything in the context that the frames clear that a Hasidim besiege the big value in familiar, community and, of course, spirituality.
My only quibble is that they have not aimed the no Hebrew woman the one who converted to Hasidic the Judaism and knows does abundance of those there. Instead, one separates directed in the woman the one who has left a community. A bit more the balance would have been appreciated. Still, it was not of the plus that involves and documentary balanced in a @subject @ was here...
4 / 5
Still after diverse viewings, this video still is obliging and colour. Nimoy And Parker lovingly relates, describing with accuracy a joy and depth of life in these religious communities.
Has found that the little of a interviewees has found like this of the caricatures: a lazy yeshiva that study (all grown up but unwilling to take on some authorships of real life), a dissatisfaction of feminist poet (Pearl Gluck, the one who has been domestic in the Chassidic family and decided to leave). So much, please... If it look this film (and recommend it!), Be conscious that these caricatures are not representative. The majority of the members of these communities are hard-working and devout; a "dropout prices" it is astonishingly down. But ossia the little less than interests on films, like this has to that take that it can take.
This documentary would be lovely for any one interested in Judaism, or religious life in Amsterdam, but is of particular use for any one-religious Jews the one who am always curious state (or suspects, or included hostile) in these enclosed little world.
4 / 5
Ossia An excellent documentary . It is related for Sarah Jessica Parker and Leonard Nimoy. There is extracted adds images of diverse Hasidic groups in Brooklyn, a lot of interesting interviews (of course), and some images have filmed in Oriental Europe. Although a point of view of a film is of an outside looking in, has to definite condition for a subject @@@subject in a part of a filmmakers. A film comprises some dissenting to the voices likes them to them the balance (a person of neighbourhood the one who finds a hasidim earthy, the forward hasidic woman the one who has left a community to result the academic professional). A tape also comprises he PBS glimpsed with a two filmmakers. Highly recommended like cultural documentary and like the film in a Hasidim.
5 / 5
Has seen this in PBS and deserve a rave descriptions among educational circles. It is 90 minutes long and covers Hasidic history (material of good archive in Lubovitch!), Life of house, customs, etc. there are some images of a Bobover Rebbe and his defenders -- ossia the group has known grieves roughly before. Also a lot material in Lubovitch. The majority of some images is families, schools, and synagogues and has been shot in Brooklyn, NY. There is the few scenes in Russia and Ucraina (where to plot of Hasidim originally has to come from/come from), but any of Israele. (Well, after all, a title has said that it is in Hasidism to AMSTERDAM.) Further of some interviews with Hasidim, has opinions of scholars, and some a lot of-Hasidic together those who are angry that a Hasidim will not speak to them on some streets. (I have not comprised this attitude at all -- I bad, some streets are dangerous places . It does not speak to strangers neither, and are not Hasidic. There is not any principle that says has to that speak the people so only reasons maintain the base of your street. A lot a Hasidim has not loved to be filmed thus film, neither -- and ossia his legislation.) In all the chance, has learnt to plot. Good film!
4 / 5
Has found Hasidism in Amsterdam to be an interesting film, this in spite of a film does not run like this coherent like the majority of documentaries is. A film skips of one 50 east the pre holocaust, to the modern day and like this on. To all the cost is a lot informative and recommend it very interested in hasdism.

Top Customer Reviews: THOMAS HAMPSON - A ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 2 ratings
5 / 5
A quality of a video has been full stop in general. Some clues of prize partorisca Discover Delius was first tax also, a point underlined when being a wonderful violin that touches of Tasmin Little.
4 / 5
Has in the first place bought this does on CD behind in some eighties and I have had immediately the deep yearning the visual experience partorisca agree Delius' gorgeous bookmark. A bit those that years later, my desire has been admitted with this film for Petr Weigl that quell'was able to buy in Laserdisc. Fulfil mine each expectation in spite of a fact that some actors were all the lip -synching. (A lot of work-goers would adapt that a majority of "real" the singers of work are bad actors in all the chance. At least in this visually gorgeous film, some characters very partorisca Look for his parts, something that frequently is not a chance on phase.) I think Gerald Fenech on says it more,
"Delius' the beautiful work takes on the new lease of life in this splendidly the film focused for Petr Weigl. A music is resupplied for a highly recommended register with Mackerras and a ORF Symphony whilst one doing for a fold (the one who obviously do not sing ) is quite pertinent.
Whilst Obviously relishing this gorgeous orchestral bookmark, was moved consistently for one extraordinary scenery there is portrayed for a manager, for real re-creating the Swiss village lost in time with some scenes of glorious character.
Weigl I leaves of direction for the sure quantity of artistic liberty that arrived in the ravishing rendition of a 'Walk to a Garden of Paradise', the moment to touch of scarce beauty that it is also replicated in an equally emotional Final. I can not imagine this work that is better enacted.
Christopher Palmer late writes the long and essential test for a booklet remarks that delve to the detail adds that it is a lot the must has for a seasoned Delian. One can lament an absence of the libretto but a version of CD probably will be besides collectors' libraries in all the chance.
Still, a real prize in this DVD is an hour-the long documentary has titled, 'discovering Delius'. Ossia Another emotional historical document described in fastidious detail and a lot of artistical, with some contributi invaluable for this man adds, Eric Fenby. This so only well a prize of a subject integer."

Top Customer Reviews: I Have Never ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 7 ratings
5 / 5
One first excellent hand-held account of a first time, slope and after a Holocaust. This man has survived the camp of concentration. Among and his woman, 89 members familiarised have been murdered. It has consecrated a rest of his life in an investigation of Nazi criminals that was manager for a torture sistémica and murder of million people.
Has had a horrific, well has documented films of countless organism, starved the box has died. That this the different account, was that that has taken place has not been an only house. It was honourable man , by means of and by means of. And like the survivor, was has determined any to forget everything of some people those who has suffered in some hands of these heartless, psychotic criminals. As he systematically, intelligently followed down this manager the one who has hid after a war. These Nazi leaders have think that that they were sure and could escape with some crimes have committed. 1100 Of them they were bad.
Bravo Nicole Kidman like the perfect narrator.
4 / 5
Has been the long times have seen of the documentaries concealed moved me so as this one has done. It is in the type that has been to do in the process long and tedious to take some writes that it had done his HELL of life and had been an end of a lot of his familiar and friends. I know that the philosophers of theodicy speak in a test to be of the Holocaust that the god does not exist . Well, I have seen God doing in this documentary by means of a life of Simon Wiesenthal.
4 / 5
For all the world-wide the one who faces tragedy to say '..That can , are so only a person? ' .... Ossia Yours response .
4 / 5
Ossia A documentary has BETTER seen roughly Simon Wiesenthal. It is not a lot doing like this lucido, Is Simon Wiesenthal almost during a whole documentary. This would have to that be feigned each big youngster and student of institute. Like A person the one who has lost
ALL and begun with at all to find some killers of mass could achieve that he , is unbelievable!

Has said that it is a documentary has better seen roughly Simon Wiesenthal - is a better documentary has not seen never!
5 / 5
Have any word to describe a magnitude of this documentary in a life of Simon Wiesenthal. I have read a lot of Holocaust memoirs and seen very documentary of Holocaust and film. I am spent the month in Israele like the student of institute, and my mother is spent the year there when it was the young woman . A life and work of this man, Simon Wiesenthal, justice to all the one who suffered and perished in a Holocaust. And this documentary, so only the small disk has dipped in the small player, is the monument adds. I have planned already to give like of the present in several people.
4 / 5
True histories roughly WWII is awesome. This history has it all--the mystery, colgante, idyll, & the end of surprise adds. You will enjoy to this film likes of follows the character the one who has won
the adversity adds to do his account of bolt.
4 / 5
A documentary of excellent/film roughly Simon Wiesenthal endeavours to follow down and spend Nazi involved in a Holocaust the justice.