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  • Directed by: Eric R. Scott Rating: TV-PG
    Release Date: 2009 Running Time: 52 mins.
    Language: English Genre: Documentary
    Category: America & World Jewry More Information: Official Site


    From the Hasidic enclaves of Montreal, Brooklyn and Jerusalem comes these stories of conflict, coercion and struggle. Tinged with pain and unexpected humor, this gripping film documents five young people born and raised within the ultra-Orthodox Jewish world who no longer wish to remain on the inside.

    “An extraordinary documentary which fully exploits the expressive possibilities of story-telling through images.” -Religion Today

    There once was a time when every choice was pre-determined for them, the previously ultra-Orthodox five subjects of this film. But they have left the fold and must decide for themselves, learning that the answers are sometimes hard to find.





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