فيلم Streit's: Matzo and the American Dream

Streit's: Matzo and the American Dream

On New York's rapidly gentrifying Lower East Side sits the Streit's Matzo factory. When its doors opened in 1925, it sat at the heart of the nation's largest Jewish immigrant community. Today, in its fifth generation of family ownership, it remains as the last family owned matzo factory in America. Streit's: Matzo and the American Dream tells the story of the factory, of the family, of its workers, of its place in the rich history of the Lower East Side and America. It is a story of tradition, of resilience and resistance, of the perseverance of the Jewish people, and of immigrants of all backgrounds who have found home in the Lower East Side, behind the doors of Streit's, or in the matzo they bake.

Running Time
1 hours 23 minutes
Quality
480p, 720p, 1080p, 2K, 4K
Genres
History, Documentary, Family
Director
Michael Levine
Writer
Michael Levine
Country
USA
Year
2015
Audio Languages
اللغة_العربية, English, Deutsch, Français, Italiano, Español, Svenska, Gaeilge, Nederlands
Subtitles
اللغة_العربية, 日本語, Čeština, Tiếng Việt, Português, 한국어, Australia, Filipino, हिन्दी

Comments about history «Streit's: Matzo and the American Dream» (17)

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Juan Harvey

I was looking forward to this film, but I was extremely disappointed. The interview with Prof. Siegel was so disappointing. I do not understand why he is a hero, and why he was given a Nobel prize. He is a very controversial person, and I think he is wrong in his opinions. I understand that he is an advocate for matzo, but I do not agree with him. There is a lot of matzo that is really good, and it is not because of Prof. Siegel. I think it is the matzo that is the problem. The other interview was with Prof. Hirschfeld, and he was also very negative. I think the interview with Prof. Siegel was more interesting than the interview with Hirschfeld. I think that the interviewer should have been more honest with Prof. Siegel. I do not think that the interview was very interesting. It was more like a press conference. If you are a matzo fan, I think you should see this film. If you are a matzo lover, I think you should not see this film.

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Victoria Wagner

This is a documentary about a couple who was found dead in a New York hotel room in 1976, that was found to have an affair with the hotel's manager, and the story behind it. It is a slow, and somewhat uninteresting documentary, but it does get the point across. I found it a bit boring, and not all that surprising, but it did get me thinking about the events in my own life, and how many of my friends had similar experiences. It is a decent movie, and I recommend it.

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Sean May

The documentary focuses on the life of Matzo in the early 1970s. It is a story about a Jewish immigrant from Russia who became a success in America. The documentary is very interesting and does an excellent job at giving a history of Matzo, but unfortunately I think that it fails to explain the importance of Matzo to the Jewish people in the Soviet Union. The only thing that I understand from the documentary is that the Jewish people did not want to eat Matzo at first. I do not know if this is the case, but if it is, it is an interesting fact that I do not understand. The documentary does a good job of explaining the importance of Matzo, but I think that it is too short and does not do a good job of explaining the importance of Matzo. I think that the documentary could have done a lot better. The documentary is very interesting and does an excellent job at giving a history of Matzo, but unfortunately I think that it fails to explain the importance of Matzo.

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James P.

I'll just cut to the chase. Matzo has been a staple of Jewish culture since the 13th century, and as such it is an integral part of the Jewish diet. However, the health risks of this particular dietary supplement are unknown. The story of a Jewish boy's attempt to live his dream, from his first exposure to the world of food to his first meal in the kitchen, is told in a beautiful and poignant way. Although the story is well told, it is never preachy or saccharine. The film is well worth watching, even if you're not Jewish. It's a story that people of all faiths should see. It's also a story that has not been told in a way that is not personal and inspirational. That's a great thing. It's a movie that will hold you at the end, and make you think about it for a long time. If you haven't seen it, go get it. You won't be disappointed.

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Nancy B.

A documentary film about the matzo industry. While many critics might have had a hard time with the subject matter, I found it a very interesting film. The main character in the film, Gere Gere, is a retired matzo maker who is now a lawyer. He describes his life and how he views matzo as a way of life. It is interesting to hear from a matzo maker who is an expert on the subject. The film does a good job at showing how matzo was produced and how the Japanese began making matzo in the late 1800's. Gere Gere talks about the history of matzo and the different types of matzo made in Japan. Gere Gere also talks about how his father was an expert on matzo. The documentary does a good job at showing how the matzo industry has changed over the years and how matzo is not always the same. The documentary also does a good job of showing the story of the matzo industry. The documentary does a good job of showing how matzo has become more of a luxury item and not always a way of life. I would recommend this documentary to anyone who is interested in the history of matzo and the Japanese matzo industry. It is a very interesting documentary film about matzo.

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Grace Ellis

I was fortunate enough to see this at the Sundance Film Festival. It is a very well made documentary, but I was not quite sure what it was about. I found myself thinking it was more about Matzo, and the relationship of the farmer and the poor farmer. I was wrong. I have no idea how to describe it. I feel like I have to. I think it is about the relationship of the farmer and the poor farmer, but it is not really about that. It is more about the farmer and his poor neighbors. I think it is a story about how the farmer is constantly being cheated by his neighbors, and how he feels he cannot trust anyone. I have no idea why this film was chosen for Sundance, because I didn't think it would be that good. It is a great documentary, but I do not know what it is about.

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Robert P.

I was lucky enough to be invited to this documentary at the Sundance Film Festival. This documentary is a must see. I think it's a great film. The film explores the nature of wealth in America and how it has affected the American Dream. The documentary's focus is on the power of money and how money can shape the American Dream. It's about how wealth has become the American Dream for some and the opposite for others. The film explores the power of money and how it has created the American Dream. I think this film is very interesting and important. It's well done. It's very well done. I think this film is very important and should be seen by everyone. I give the film a high recommendation.

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Julie Edwards

I went to see this film with my son and it is a good one. It is a documentary about the German occupation of Poland during WWII and how the Jews in Poland were treated by the Nazis. The film was very well done and the documentary was very informative. However, it was very hard to understand what the film was trying to say because of the subtitles. The subtitles were so hard to understand that I had to look up the film to understand what was being said. This is a good documentary, however, the subtitles are hard to understand. Overall, I would recommend this film to anyone. It is well done, however, the subtitles are hard to understand.

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Mark Bishop

I saw this film at the International Film Festival of Finland. This is a fascinating film about how one of the richest and most influential families in Finland, the Altona family, was formed. It shows how it was made possible, how they went on to become a massive international business empire, and how their success was largely due to the fact that they were a 'good and decent' family. The film shows the work of Sami Altona, the father of the family, and it also shows how his father was 'a very nice man' and how his work at the family business was as important to him as the work he did for the state. The film also tells the story of the Altona family's efforts to take over a neighbouring family, the Bajajas. This led to a series of battles, but ultimately the family was successful. There are many interesting things in the film, such as the use of the news footage to show what the Altona family had done and also to show the difference between what they did and what the Bajajas did. The Altona family had had to put up with a lot of opposition and it was because of this that they had to resort to violent measures to try to stop them. The film also tells the story of the Bajajas, who were a family who had to go to great lengths to protect their land. They had to work hard to protect their land and they had to fight for it. This is a very interesting and well told story of how the Altona family was formed and the impact that it had on Finnish society. I thought the film was very interesting, although it was a little too long and the film did not explain much of the family history. I was also very impressed by the way the film made the connection between the Bajajas and the Altona family. I think this is a good film, and one that I would recommend to Finnish film fans.

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Jane

The documentary of the documentary is this documentary is about the movie "Matzo" which was released in 2004. The film was made by the director of the film, Mark Greif. The film features interviews with the directors of the movie and other film makers. There are also clips from the movie and interviews with some of the cast and crew of the film. The director Mark Greif also interviews people who were involved in the making of the movie. One of the people who is interviewed is George Clooney. The documentary is well made and gives some insight to the making of the movie. I recommend this film to people who want to learn more about the making of a film.

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Kathryn C.

A great documentary about the way Jews in America used to be treated. You will be impressed how they took care of their own and how they used to be treated. However, there is one important thing that the director doesn't mention that would make the story more interesting. The Holocaust happened in Europe, so the Americans didn't have to deal with it, but the Germans did. If you know how things were in the US in the 40's, 50's, and 60's, you can understand the way the Jews were treated. And how the American Dream was born. Well done.

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Arthur

I recently attended the North Carolina Film Festival for a Q&A session with Robert Greenwald, producer of the documentary, "Matzo and the American Dream." Greenwald is a very interesting person. He has a background in documentary film making, and he also has a background in art. He made this film as a tribute to a fellow student, Carl Schuster, who lost his battle with cancer at the age of 23. Schuster's last work was an abstract painting entitled "Matzo," and he was very proud of it. When the film was over, he was sitting on a couch, and there was a note on the table. He said, "This is from Carl, he's writing about how he wants to see the film made." I don't know what to say about this note, but I found it quite moving. I think this is a very important film, and it is important to recognize the talent of the filmmakers, the people who worked on this project, and the people who supported this project. I think this is a documentary that deserves to be seen, and I hope that people will be able to see it. If you are a student, or a parent, or if you are someone who wants to learn more about the history of matzo, I think you should see this film.

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Michelle Palmer

It's an extremely well-made documentary that attempts to do something good for the world's population of the planet. It is incredibly boring to watch. It's a documentary that should have been released as a video. It's boring to watch.

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Madison Martinez

The movie was a little slow, but I liked it. I watched it with a friend and we both liked it. It was a very interesting look at how some things are done in the real world. It was a little preachy, but that was the point. It was good to see how some of the "outs" are handled. I liked the way they told the story of the game. It's a good look at what happens when you have a game that is more than just a game.

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Dylan J.

I have not been to a concert since I was a kid and only recently began to explore the history of rock and roll, and this documentary is a fascinating look at the origins of music and the creative process. It is also an exploration of how music has been used as a symbol of hope and inspiration for people throughout history. The documentary does a wonderful job of showing the evolution of the music industry from its origins in the late 50's through to the 1980's. It shows the most important musicians and bands, such as AC/DC, Led Zeppelin, and AC/DC, and also explores the origins of other popular bands such as Kiss, and later Nirvana. It also covers other popular music genres such as funk, country, and even punk, and it also explores the power of music to heal people and inspire them to change the world. The film is well worth seeing and is certainly an interesting look into the history of music.

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Jesse Kelley

I am glad to see that a documentary about the daily life of the Jews in America was made. This documentary does not just look at the daily life of the Jews in America, but goes into the heart of what it means to be an American. The documentary also takes a look at the Jews in Europe. The documentary talks about how the Jews in Europe were not the same as the Jews in America. It talks about the Jewish women who were not allowed to go to the bathhouses in America and the women who had to be dressed like a boy. It talks about the Jews who were not allowed to marry and the reasons they had to marry. The documentary also talks about the Jews in Germany. The documentary shows how the Germans treated the Jews and the Nazi who were in power. The documentary also shows how the Germans treated the Jews in America. I believe this documentary was important because it showed the American's and the Germans that they were not the same. This documentary shows the Jewish people's pain and the American's and the Germans' love for the Jews.

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Eugene

I found this documentary fascinating. It was very informative, well written and delivered. It was a very interesting look at a very interesting subject. I really enjoyed it. There were many things that I didn't understand, like the big picture that was portrayed and the parts that didn't add up. I am wondering what the purpose of the movie was. It seemed like it was very much about just the ones that were being attacked and the families that were being attacked. The "lovers" were not really the focus of the movie. It seemed like there were so many pieces to it that had to be put together. I would love to know what was the purpose of the movie. I think it was about something that could have been written into the movie. I would love to know if anyone else has a connection to the movie that I haven't considered. I think the movie was extremely well done. It was very informative and I thought it was very well written.