The story of Shmilu, a Hasidic Jew in crisis, torn between his community and the romantic possibilities of trendy East London.
Did You Know?
In an effort to contrast and compare the traditional differences between Jewish communities in the UK and those of the US, director Billy Lumby welcomed some of the ad-libbing offered by the American actor Robert Firth
. Lumby allowed for some of the improvised Yiddish humor to highlight the more casual relationship that some American Jews have with their religion . See more