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This Month's Online Short
JFI presents Samuel 613 as its Online Short of the Month for May 2016.
Dir. Billy Lumby, United Kingdom, 15 min, English, Yiddish w/ subtitles.
A Hasidic Jew in crisis is torn between his community and the romantic possibilities of trendy East London in this gritty, claustrophobic narrative – the first fictional film made with the UK’s Hasidic population, including non-professional actors and Yiddish dialogue.