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3.5
54 Ratings

Hester Street

Directed by Joan Micklin Silver
United States, 1975
Drama, Romance

Synopsis

Tells the story of Jewish immigrants who come to the Lower East side of New York City in 1896 from Europe and who live on Hester Street in Manhattan.

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Hester Street Directed by Joan Micklin Silver

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1976 | Nominee: Best Actress in a Leading Role

Writers Guild of America

1976 | Nominee: Best Comedy Adapted from Another Medium (Screen)

National Film Preservation Board

2011 | Winner: National Film Registry

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