How a Netflix documentary got inside New York City’s intensely insular Hasidic community
|11/21/2017||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
- “One of Us” is a Netflix documentary that gives a rare look inside New York City’s insular Hasidic community.
- Directors Heidi Ewing and Rachel Grady spent three years making it.
- Two of the three people they spotlight in the movie said they suffered sexual or physical abuse before leaving the community.
- Since the movie became available on Netflix in late October, young people within the community are watching it, the filmmakers said.
Documentary filmmakers Heidi Ewing and Rachel Grady have spent their careers getting access to places most believed weren’t possible to crack.
For their Oscar-nominated doc “Jesus Camp” (2006), they looked at a read more >>>