Fiddler: A Miracle of MiraclesVIEW EVENT DETAILS
The 20th Hong Kong Jewish Film Festival
Screening 9:30pm – 11:05pm
Director: Max Lewkowitz | USA | 2019 | Documentary | English | 92 mins
For the first time, intimate interviews with the show’s creators reveal how the tremendous success and worldwide impact of Fiddler on the Roof is most appropriately viewed through the lens of the social upheaval and change in mid-20th century America. As the film shows, the true wonder of wonders and miracle of Fiddler is that audiences world-wide have, for the last half century, claimed the story as their own. This remarkable documentary explores a variety of international productions of the show, detailing how individuals of many cultures see themselves represented as residents of Anatevka.
Sponsored by Sheri & Robert Dorman
Supported by The Consulate General of United States, Hong Kong and Macau
Asia Society Hong Kong Center, 9 Justice Drive, Admiralty