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  1/15/2013, Shevat 4, 5773

New Film Explores History of Hava Nagilah Song

A new documentary film entitled Hava Nagila (The Movie), explores the history of the song. Hava Nagilah is one of the most well known Jewish tunes. The director of the film is Roberta Grossman, a Jewish-American. The movie will screen at the forthcoming New York Jewish Film Festival. It has also been shown in other cities as well including Jerusalem and throughout the United States.