Trembling Before G-d


This documentary takes a look at the complicated lives of gay and lesbian Orthodox and Hasidic Jews. Their religion condemns their lifestyle, yet they themselves are deeply devoted to their religion. They attempt to be true to themselves, without putting their souls in danger.


80 minutes.
Mature Accompaniment under 13 (Violence).
Documentary.

Showtimes

Wish my religion was more flexible...
Wish my religion was more flexible...

Credits

Cast
Mostly anonymous real people.
Director
Sandi Simcha Dubowski
ScreenplaySandi Simcha Dubowski
MusicJohn Zorn
CinematographyDavid W. Leitner
Sound formatsDolby SR
SoundtrackNot available
Made in2001
Produced byCinephil, Keshet Broadcasting, Pretty Pictures, Simcha Leib Productions, Turbulent Arts

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Ratings

Scale (Max)20

What the Critics say

Die Burger
Elsabé Britz
10
eye Weekly
Kim Linekin
15
Box Office
Bridget Byrne
10
BBC
Jamie Russell
15

What the People say

Internet
280 Netizens
14

Average .. 64%

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