The Dybbuk: A Tale of Wandering Souls

The Dybbuk: A Tale of Wandering Souls
The Dybbuk: A Tale of Wandering Souls The Dybbuk: A Tale of Wandering Souls The Dybbuk: A Tale of Wandering Souls

The Dybbuk: A Tale of Wandering Souls (2015)

Country: Poland, Sweden, Ukraine, Israel

Duration: 86 min

Genre: Documentary

Director: Krzysztof Kopczynski

Screenplay: Krzysztof Kopczynski

Producers: Krzysztof Kopczyński, David Herdies, Gennady Kofman

Operators: Jacek Petrycki

Editor: Michal Leszczylowski

 

 

Nomination: Competition, Conflict

Age limitations: 12+

Plot

30 thousand Hasidim journey to Uman in Ukraine to celebrate the Jewish New Year at the gravesite of Rebbe Nachmann. A Ukrainian far-right group erects a cross at the site of Hasidic prayers and builds a monument to Cossacks who slaughtered thousands of Jews and Poles in 1768.

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