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31st Toronto Jewish Film Festival June 1 - 11, 2023

Adding Up to Zero


Screening Information

June 16 – June 26
TJFF Virtual Cinema

Film Details

Country United States
Year 1978
Running Time 30 MIN
Language English
Director Jon Merdin

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Produced for PBS by Thirteen/WNET New York shortly after the passing of Zero Mostel, this episode of the arts documentary series Skyline visits with friends and family, who pay tribute to the late performer and visual artist. Eli Wallach, Jack and Madeline Gilford and widow Kate Mostel tell anecdotes about the legendary performer, while sons Josh and Tobias Mostel and others discuss Zero’s abstract painting. Featuring clips from the films The Producers, Rhinoceros and The Front.

Part of the special archival series, JACK + ZERO.

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