The Israel Film Service Collection

The Pioneer Rabbi

18 Minutes, 1971
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Directed by: Tsvi Kara
Production:Yaackov Hameiri
Production Company:Nehora
Photographer: Amnon Salomon
Original Music: Jan Werber
Narrator: Elimeleh Ram
Language: Hebrew
Subtitles: English, Hebrew

The documentary The Pioneer Rabbi, produced by Nehora Institute, tells the life story of Rabbi Yeshayahu Shapira, nicknamed the Hechalutz Admor and was one of the leaders of the labor movement of religious Zionism. Announcer Ram Elimelech tells how Yeshayahu left Poland while relinquishing the role of the Rebbe who was promised to immigrate to Israel and contribute to the settlement of the country through agriculture and Torah study. The film is accompanied by original proverbs and melodies by Rabbi Yeshayahu Shapira.

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