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  • ‘Purity’ Director Comes Clean

    By Naomi Pfefferman

    July 15, 2004 | 8:00 pm

    "Six months after giving birth, and I'm still impure," says Anat Zuria, director of the controversial Israeli documentary, "Purity," as she glumly strides to the mikvah (ritual bath) on a cold, Jerusalem night.

    Zuria's intimate film explores the ambivalence some women feel about...