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Trembling before G-d [videorecording] / [presented by] Simcha Leib Productions and Turbulent Arts in association with Keshet Broadcasting, Ltd. (Israel) in co-production with Pretty Pictures (Paris) and Cinephil, Ltd. (Tel Aviv); a New Yorker Films release
DVDs DVDs | New Yorker Video | c2003 | Letterboxed version.
Available at Adult DVD-Nonfiction (Call number: 296.08664 T pt.1-2)
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Imprint
[New York] : New Yorker Video, c2003.
Edition
Letterboxed version.
Descript
2 videodiscs (84 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
System Det
DVD.
Note
In English, with optional subtitles in Hebrew, Yiddish or Spanish; title in English and Hebrew.
Closed-captioned.
Credits
Producers, Sandi Simcha Dubowski and Marc Smolowitz in creative collaboration with and edited by Susan Korda ; director/producer, Sandi Simcha Dubowski ; producer, Marc Smolowitz ; director of photography, David Leitner ; music, John Zorn.
Note
Originally released as a documentary motion picture in 2001.
Shot on location in Israel, New York City, London, Miami, Los Angeles, San Francisco.
Awards
Teddy Award, Berlin Film Festival; GLAAD Media Award for Outstanding Documentary.
Audience
MPAA rating: Not rated.
Note
Feature film on disc one; special features on disc two.
Summary
An unprecedented feature documentary that shatters assumptions about faith, sexuality, and religious fundamentalism. Built around intimately told personal stories of Hasidic and Orthodox Jews who are gay or lesbian, the film portrays people who face a profound dilemma.
Note
Special features: Trembling on the road featurette; director's short film 'Tomboychik' ; interview with the director ; more with Rabbi Steve Greenberg ; more with the rabbis ; behind the silhouettes ; Petach Lev, the Trembling Israeli Education Project ; Mark: the musical ; conversation with editor/creative collaborator Susan Korda ; deleted scene, What is the atonement ceremony for sexual sins? ; theatrical trailer ; international resources, links, and glossary.
Local Note
MW, 10-03; 6-04(add)
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Trembling before God
ISBN
1567303218
ISBN/ISSN
717119823344
Music #
82303 New Yorker Video
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