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AJFF: The Unorthodox

February 9-23

Tired of being pushed around, a disenfranchised Sephardic father whose daughter is expelled from a prestigious religious school just for her ethnicity, launches the ultra-Orthodox Shas Party, a nascent challenge to the ruling Ashkenazi establishment, to gain influence in 1980s Israel, in this lively, crowd-pleasing drama.

Screenings: February 9 at 3:35PM and February 23 at 8:30PM

Genre: Narrative

Running Time: 99 minutes

Series: Atlanta Jewish Film Festival

Venue: Byers Theatre

Cost: $13-$15