Monday, February 04, 2019

Rare 1972 Footage of Jewish Life in CH Released

Unique and rare footage was recently released through the RebbeDrive committee.  The documentary is from 1972, filmed for the Yorkton 12th Bienial International Film Festival. The video was meant to portray the Chabad Lubavitch movement, and its Chasidim, at the time.

Images of Crown Heights, such as the legendary Reb Berel Raskin שיחי׳ from Raskin's Fish in his younger years, famous artists Reb Hendel Lieberman and Reb Zalman Kleinman doing their work, and many other faces and scenes can be seen in the video below.

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