A decade ago, distinguished Orthodox filmmaker Menachem Daum produced and directed the documentary “A Life Apart: Hasidism in America,” a restrained and loving effort to introduce the seemingly strange and alien world of Chasidism to outsiders. Several years later, he produced...
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A chassidic boy recites his prayers in "A Life Apart:Hasidism in America."
An American Story
At the heart of 'A Life Apart: Hasidism in America' is aculture war that mirrors the conflict in today's Jewish community
By Naomi Pfefferman, Senior Writer
First we had the AFI Los Angeles...