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BABS FEST

A Barbra Streisand Retrospective

Relive misty water-coloured memories of Barbra Streisand in this film series starring the Funny Girl herself.

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Yentl (1983)

  • Cast
  • Amy Irving, Barbra Streisand, Nehemiah Persoff
  • Director
  • Barbra Streisand
  • Synopsis
  • Rebbe Mendel is a single father who teaches the Talmud, a sacred text of Judaism, to the boys of his small Polish town. Behind closed doors, he also instructs his daughter, Yentl, despite the fact that girls are forbidden to study religious scripture. When Yentl's father dies, she still has a strong desire to learn about her faith so she disguises herself as a male, enrolls in a religious school, and unexpectedly finds love along the way.
  • Classification
  • PG, 134 mins
  • Genre
  • Drama, Musical, Romance
  • Running Time
  • 134 minutes

The Mirror Has Two Faces (1996)

  • Cast
  • Barbara Steisand, Jeff Bridges, Pierce Brosnan, George Segal
  • Director
  • Barbra Streisand
  • Synopsis
  • A shy, middle-aged professor enters into a romantic but non-physical relationship with an unlucky-in-love colleague.
  • Classification
  • M, 126 mins
  • Consumer Advice
  • Low level coarse language, Sexual references
  • Genre
  • Comedy, Drama, Romance
  • Running Time
  • 126 minutes

The Owl and the Pussycat (1970)

  • Cast
  • Barbra Streisand, George Segal, Robert Klein
  • Director
  • Herbert Ross
  • Synopsis
  • Barbra Streisand and George Segal star in an opposites-attract romantic comedy based on the hit Broadway play. Streetwise prostitute Doris (Steisand) gets evicted from her apartment after bookworm co-tenant Felix (Segal) reports her to the authorities. Her solution is to move right in with him, and despite being appalled at each other's lifestyles, the pair soon start treading the rocky road to love.
  • Classification
  • M, 96 mins
  • Genre
  • Comedy
  • Running Time
  • 96 minutes

Funny Lady (1975)

  • Cast
  • Barbra Streisand, James Caan, Omar Sharif
  • Director
  • Herbert Ross
  • Synopsis
  • Taking place several years after the story of Funny Girl, this sequel chronicles Fanny Brice's stormy relationship - both personal and professional - with second husband, showman Billy Rose.
  • Classification
  • PG, 136 mins
  • Genre
  • Biography, Comedy, Drama
  • Running Time
  • 136 minutes

 

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