American matchmaker = Ameriḳaner shadkhen /

Nat Silver has been engaged 7 times already. This time, his 8th, he's really going to get married. But a visitor shows up, Shirley's old boyfriend. With a gun! He'll kill himself unless he can have Shirley back, and Nat graciously gives in. According to Nat's mother, his Uncle Sh...

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Imprint:Waltham, MA : National Center for Jewish Film, [2005?], c1989.
Description:1 videodisc (102 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Language:Yiddish
Series:Edgar G. Ulmer
Edgar G. Ulmer.
Subject:Jews -- United States -- Drama.
Immigrants -- United States -- Drama.
Marriage brokerage -- Drama.
Immigrants.
Jews.
Marriage brokerage.
United States.
Comedy films.
Feature films.
Short films.
Comedy films.
Drama.
Feature films.
Short films.
Format: DVD Video
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/9959886
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Varying Form of Title:Ameriḳaner shadkhen
Ameriḳaner shadkhn
Americaner schadchen
Other title:I want to be a boarder.
Ikh ṿil zayn a border.
Other authors / contributors:Ulmer, Edgar G. (Edgar George), 1904-1972.
Heimo, G. (Gustav H.), 1895-1986.
Castle, Sherle.
Ressler, B.
Fuchs, Leo
Abarbanel, Judith.
Dubinsky, Judel.
Guskin, Anna.
Boodkin, Celia.
Bialis, Rosetta.
Lax, Abraham.
Zwerling, Yetta, 1894-1982.
Contner, J. Burgi.
Morgenstern, Sam
Seiden, Joseph.
Fame Films Inc.
Jewish Talking Picture Co.
National Center for Jewish Film.
ISBN:1585871915
9781585871919
Notes:Originally produced as a motion picture in 1940; restored in 1998 by the National Center for Jewish Film.
Special features: Program notes; Ulmer biography; Leo Fuchs interview; Restoration information; I want to be a boarder.
Director of photography, J. Burgi Contner ; camera, E. Hyland ; sound, D. Cole ; art director, W. Saulter ; interior decoration, W. Mack ; editor, Hans E. Mandl ; gowns, E. Rosenthal ; wedding gown, Mme. Berthé ; assistant directors, William Mercur, Anna Guskin ; musical score composed and conducted by Sam Morgenstern ; lyrics by William Mercur ; English titles by S. Rubinstein ; production manager, Gustav Horowitz.
Leo Fuchs, Judith Abarbanel, Judel Dubinsky, Anna Guskin, Celia Boodkin, Rosetta Bialis, Abraham Lax. I want to be a boarder: Leo Fuchs, Yetta Zwerling.
DVD; all region, NTSC; full screen presentation.
In Yiddish with English subtitles.
Summary:Nat Silver has been engaged 7 times already. This time, his 8th, he's really going to get married. But a visitor shows up, Shirley's old boyfriend. With a gun! He'll kill himself unless he can have Shirley back, and Nat graciously gives in. According to Nat's mother, his Uncle Shya was unlucky at love but lucky as a matchmaker, and Nat is just like Shya. Nat then sets himself up with a new name and new business, Nat Gold, Advisor in Human Relations. I want to be a boarder: The story of a husband and wife who pretend to be landlady and tenant.
Standard no.:800821021235

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