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Directed byPaul Mazursky
Produced byMilton Kim
Paul Mazursky
StarringPaul Mazursky
Music byWalter Werzowa
CinematographyBill Megalos
Edited byJeff Kanew
National Center for Jewish Film (NCJF)
Running time
74 minutes
CountryUnited States

Yippee, also known as Yippee: A Journey to Jewish Joy, is a 2006 documentary film directed by and starring Paul Mazursky. The film follows Mazursky's journey to a small town in the Ukraine, to witness and participate in a three-day festival of over 25,000 singing, dancing, praying, and emotionally elevated Hasidic Jews.[1] It was Mazursky's first documentary.[2]

Yippee made its North American debut at the 2007 Palm Springs International Film Festival.[2]


  1. ^ Yippee: A Journey to Jewish Joy (2006) - IMDb, retrieved 2019-09-17
  2. ^ a b Yippee at AllMovie

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