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Joseph Green (I) (1900–1996)

Jewish actor Joseph Green came from Poland in 1924 to New York, and went in 1927 to Hollywood. He popularized the Yiddish movie, showing the life at the Jewisch shtetl in Eastern Europe, in Poland and the USA before WWII. He retired from business after WW II. He died after long illnes on June 20, 1996. See full bio »

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 1938 Mamele
 1937 The Jester
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 1938 Mamele (producer)
 1938 A Brivele der mamen (producer)
 1937 The Jester (producer)
 1936 Yidl mitn fidl (producer - as Józef Green)
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 1933 A Daughter of Her People
 1932 Joseph in the Land of Egypt
Joseph (as Joseph Greenberg)
 1927 The Jazz Singer
Walk-on (uncredited)
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 1938 A Brivele der mamen (writer)
 1937 The Jester (story - as Joseph Victor)
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 1937 The Jester (production manager - as Józef Green)
 1936 Yidl mitn fidl (production manager - as Józef Green)

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Alternate Names:

Józef Green | Joseph Greenberg | Joseph Victor

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I stopped making films someday after World War II because 6 million potential moviegoers are missing, and they are the most important audiences for Yiddish films.

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