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Ergo Home Video

Works: 8 works in 9 publications in 2 languages and 82 library holdings
Genres: Documentary films  History  Nonfiction films  Music  Social problem films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Drama  Short films  Filmed performances  Filmed dance 
Classifications: DS135.P6, 909.04924
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Most widely held works by Ergo Home Video
The Jews of Poland : five cities by Yitzhak Goskind( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filmed primarily in 1939, these five short documentary films focus on Jewish life in the Polish cities of Kraków, Vilna (Vilnius), Lwów (Lv́ov), Warsaw, and Białystok
Israel : sounds in search of a home( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in Hebrew and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A compilation of the various sounds of all of the immigrants to Israel who brought their music with them from the four corners of the earth
Mona Lisa of the Galilee by Biblical Productions Ltd( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary presents the discovery of a rare mosaic floor unearthed during archaeological excavations at Sepphoris, an important Jewish, Roman and early Christian city located near the Sea of Galilee. The richly designed mosaic includes both Greek and Hebrew inscriptions as well as the portrait of a woman, whose tranquil but arresting gaze earned her the title "Mona Lisa of the Galilee." The delicate processes of removing the mosaic from the site and transporting it to the Israel Museum for restoration are shown
Les témoins de la Bible : les Juifs de Djerba( Visual )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the history and traditions of the little known Jewish community on the island of Djerba off the southeast coast of Tunisia
Shiva( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in Hebrew and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beautiful, twenty-five year old Gaby works for a catering service specializing in cooking for and giving advice to families during the traditional seven day mourning period. The sudden death of a cello player from the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra brings her into a very delicate situation. The spirit of the deceased hovers over all who are present, but Gaby is the only one who truly manages to connect with it. This surreal drama offers a fascinating glimpse into a contemporary Israeli family caught between modernity and tradition
The unafraid by Meyer Levin( Visual )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Noted writer Meyer Levin recorded on film the journey of the Jewish refugees trying to reach Palestine with the help of Beriḥah. The film highlights their lives aboard the ship "The Unafraid" during their fateful journey in December of 1947
The video maven( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Yaacov Ben-Dov : father of Hebrew cinema( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video compilation presents scenes of Jewish life in Palestine from 1917 to 1933. Ya'aḳov Ben-Dov shot more than 30 films encompassing the Zionist vision of the land of Israel. Historic figures are captured through the lens of his camera. Soldiers, workers, farmers, schoolchildren, and policemen also appear. Ben-Dov laid the foundation for the creators of Hebrew language film who followed in his footsteps
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Audience level: 0.58 (from 0.38 for Yaacov Ben ... to 0.86 for The video ...)