Thursday, December 07, 2006
1980 documentary, “The Jewish Anarchists”,about The Free Voice of Labour.
Directed by Steven Fishler and Joel Sucher, 1980
Since studying with Martin Scorsese in 1969, Steven Fishler and Joel Sucher have been making Emmy- and Guggenheim award-winning nonfiction films that explore American social history.
The Free Voice of Labor: traces the history of the Yiddish anarchist newspaper - Freie Arbeiter Stimme - publishing it's final issue after 87 years-as told by it's now elderly, but decidedly unbowed staff.