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Israeli film ‘My Father My Lord’—Abraham’s binding of Isaac redux

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/film/article/israeli_film_my_father_my_lord_abrahams_binding_of_isaac_redux_20080709

In the Israeli film "My Father My Lord," the secular or casually religious Jew encounters a world whose mindset and lifestyle might as well be thousands of miles and centuries away. It is the world of the charedi, or ultra-Orthodox, community, in which every action, every thought, is determined by God's law, as elucidated by the sages.

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