Take a look to those two new posters of orthodox, the upcoming drama movie directed by David Leon
and starring Stephen Graham:
One man must fight to be himself.
“Benjamin, a boy bullied for his Jewish faith, takes up boxing as a means of self-defense, alienating himself from his religious community. As an adult caught between two worlds, his desperation to provide for his family becomes the catalyst for a devastating series of events that ensures he may never find the acceptance he has always craved.”
The thing he’s lacing around his arm is a tefillin, it’s a black leather box containing scrolls of parchment inscribed with verses from the Torah.
Here’s the movie trailer of Orthodox if you haven’t seen it yet: Continue reading »