Menashe

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Modest and captivating.

David Rooney, The Hollywood Reporter

The mood succeeds thanks to understated performances by Weinstein’s cast of mostly non-professionals, who seem to be working according to a life-script that they know well.

David D'Arcy, Screen Daily

Frequently charming and funny.

Eric Kohn, Indie Wire

An intriguingly vivid look into this rule-bound, sequestered society... "Menashe" is thoroughly absorbing.

Claudia Puig, The Wrap

Heartfelt gem of a scripted drama.

Steven Zeitchik, LA Times

Articles

'Menashe': Film Review | Sundance 2017

David Rooney, The Hollywood Reporter

'Menashe': Sundance Review

David D'Arcy, Screen Daily

‘Menashe’ Review: A Hasidic Community Sets the Stage for a Touching Father-Son Drama — Sundance 2017

Eric Kohn, Indie Wire

‘Menashe’ Sundance Review: Father-Son Tale Offers a Rare Glimpse into the Hasidic Cloister

Claudia Puig, The Wrap

How did a Sundance filmmaker shoot a scripted movie in the insulated world of New York’s Hasidim?

Steven Zeitchik, LA Times

Review: ‘Menashe’ Finds Faith and Fatherhood Sometimes at Odds

Ken Jaworowski, The New York Times