Buys Film Rights for Sholem Aleichem Play
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Buys Film Rights for Sholem Aleichem Play

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Worldkino Corporation has purchased from Amkino Corporation the United States and Canadian rights to a Jewish picture titled “The Matchmaker,” based on the novel “Menachem Mendel” by Sholom Aleichem. The picture will be shown here in the middle of April.

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