Yiddish Film season at Edinburgh's Filmhouse
The second Yiddish Film season is running at Edinburgh’s Filmhouse. This year’s films concentrate on director Edgar Ulmer. The series kicked off with Green Fields and continues on Sundays until May 31 with The Singing Blacksmith, The Light Ahead and American Matchmaker. At the first viewing, Yiddish actor and academic Barry Davis introduced the film explaining to the crowd of 60 people
how prolific a film maker Ulmer was, making 128 films during his career.