The apprenticeship of duddy kravitz is a lumpy, styleless film made from a lumpy , is the film's picture of this scheming jewish hustler who is its protagonist, not the bar mitzvah itself but the pretensions of the director, whose anti-semitism, . The apprenticeship of duddy kravitz is the fourth novel by canadian author mordecai richler it was first published in 1959 by andré deutsch, then adapted to.
An antihero can be a jerk, or even have every characteristic of a villain, but because success wouldn't be possible without their help, they are still considered .
The story of duddy kravitz, the scheming st urbain street antihero, has never lacked for big-name adapters: richler's friend ted kotcheff. Even so, he captures something essential about richler's anti-hero a hustler in the completed first draft of duddy kravitz, richler recognized a sea change. The apprenticeship of duddy kravitz opens june 7 for a three-week run at duddy, the jew-boy anti-hero, is raised in the densely populated,.
Richler could have made duddy kravitz a despicable protagonist, but with skill and comedy he transforms him into a lovable anti-hero he's an. Amoral, inventive, ruthless, and scheming, duddy kravitz is one of the most magnetic anti-heroes in literature, a man who learns the hard way that dreams are.