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A documentary on the history, mystery, and meaning of the ubiquitous Jewish standard that follows the around-the-world journey of the song from Ukraine to Youtube. of the song “Hava Nagila”.
Seems a bit self-conscious and precious initially, but it works. The amused, slightly sarcastic tone complements the story of the inescapable song well in tracking the origins and inexorable spread of the quintessential Jewish party tune.