When Comedy Went to School (2013)

Genres - Culture & Society  |   Sub-Genres - Film & Television History, Media Studies  |   Release Date - Jul 31, 2013 (USA - Limited)  |   Run Time - 77 min.  |   Countries - USA  |   MPAA Rating - NR
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Co-directors Ron Frank and Mevlut Akkaya explore America's rich legacy of Jewish comics from New York's Catskill Mountains and beyond. Featured funnymen include Jackie Mason, Sid Caesar, Mort Sahl, and Jerry Stiller.

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comedian, generation, immigrant, Jewish, legacy, retrospective