An Actor Remembers

A 3-Part Video Documentary


Part 1

Recorded on May 30th, 2017
150 min.

Part 2

Recorded on August 4th, 2017
78 min.

Part 3

Recorded on August 25th, 2017
62 min.



Roslyn Alexander has led a remarkable life. In AN ACTOR REMEMBERS, she reflects on what gave meaning to her life, the people who inspired her starting with her grandparents and her parents along with her professors at Northwestern and her fellow actors and directors. Roz discovered the unique connection between the Stanislavsky method of acting and the Jewish commandments to do and to heed. Her observations on what she has learned in her own life while encountering antisemitism, antifeminism, and stereotypes in drama offer a timeless perspective on today’s world.


Listen to this versatile woman tell her story.

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