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On the Road to Al Jolson

Documentary Film

On the Road to Al Jolson

(to be released in 2017)


Upcoming feature documentary about the legendary entertainer Al Jolson

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Al Jolson and The Jazz Singer

Documentary Film

Al Jolson and The Jazz Singer

(Germany, 2009, 85 min. | director: Andrea Oberheiden)


Research film about the first talkie "The Jazz Singer" (Warner Bros., 1927) and its star Al Jolson

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A Look at Al Jolson

Documentary Film

A Look at Al Jolson

(Germany, 2009, 24 min. | director: Andrea Oberheiden)


Short about the legendary entertainer Al Jolson and the public's view on him today

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Rudy Wissler's 15 minutes

Documentary Film

Rudy Wissler's 15 Minutes

(Germany, 2009, 15 min. | director: Andrea Oberheiden)


Short about singer and actor Rudy Wissler who provided his uncredited voice for the young Al Jolson in the movie "The Jolson Story" (Columbia Pictures, 1946)

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Al Jolson entertaining American Troops

Documentary Film
Al Jolson entertaining American Troops

(Germany, 2009, 14 min. | director: Andrea Oberheiden)


Short about Al Jolson's performances for American troops during WW2 and the Korean War, featuring Jim Downs, a Korean War veteran who saw Jolson perform in Korea in 1950

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We created a 6 min. radio segment called "Al Jolson Overseas". It's an excerpt from our film "Al Jolson entertaining American Troops". Check it out!

Wyman Brent and the Vilnius Jewish Library

Documentary Film

Wyman Brent and the Vilnius Jewish Library

(release date unknown)


Upcoming feature documentary about Wyman Brent and his incomparable project, the Vilnius Jewish Public Library

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Here you can listen to a radio piece aiming at German listeners who would like to donate to the Vilnius Jewish Public Library. The language is English and German. Check it out!