Hester Street

Type: New Blu-Ray

Carol Kane Annie Hall, TVs Taxi stars with Steven Keats Death Wish Doris Roberts TVs Everybody Loves Raymond in Joan Micklin Silvers Chilly Scenes of Winter touching tale of Gitl Kane, a young Jewish woman who comes to America in the 1890s, only to discover that her husband, Jake Keats, has given up the ways of the old country, and taken up with a new girlfriend, and a new life. By turns heartbreaking, comic, and sharply observed, this remarkable film garnered Kane an Academy Award nomination for Best Actress in 1975, and launched director Joan Micklin Silvers career.