Fiddler: A Miracle of Miracles (2019, 96 minutes, English, no subtitles) is the first documentary to chronicle the complete story of “Fiddler on the Roof,” exploring the unexpected richness of its themes as well as its extensive reach across time and cultures.
Directed by Max Lewkowicz and executive produced by Museum Trustees Ann Oster, Patti Kenner, and Rita Lerner, the film features interviews with “Fiddler on the Roof” composer and lyricist Jerry Bock and Sheldon Harnick, Joel Grey, Chaim Topol, Harvey Fierstein, Lin-Manuel Miranda, and many other famous fans.
The film will be screened in person in the Museum’s Edmond J. Safra Hall, followed by a live discussion with Executive Producer Patti Kenner.
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Hosted in partnership with Senior Programming Consultant Nancy Collet, founder of Cinema Collet.
Public programming at the Museum of Jewish Heritage – A Living Memorial to the Holocaust is made possible, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, in partnership with the City Council; the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature; a Humanities New York CARES Grant with support from the National Endowment for the Humanities and the federal CARES Act; and other generous donors.