In My Own Right

2019

Jenny Silverston, the first female chairperson of a 176-year-old Orthodox Jewish Synagogue in Cheltenham, England, works with her close friend, Abigail Fisher, to save a religious community formerly dependent on men to survive.

  • Role Director
  • Genre Documentary
  • Exhibition Format Digital
  • Length 12 min.
  • Language English

Festivals & Selected Screenings

Miami Independent Film Festival – 2019

Near Nazareth Film Festival (Afula, Israel) 2019

Urban Jewish Heritage Conference (early cut screened - Krakow, Poland) 2018

Award

Finalist: Peter C. Rollins Award for Best Documentary – National Popular Culture Association Conference (Washington, D.C.), 2019

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