The Other Men in Black: The Hasidic Movement, Past and Present - A film by the Melton Center for Jewish Studies


Who are the Hasidic Jews? What is the Hasidic movement and its origins? While the story of the Hasidim is taught in modern Jewish history courses around the world, this film brings that story to life with a narrative plot line, historical re-creations, and animation.

The Other Men in Black will command the attention of high-school, university, and adult learners.

Running time: 34 minutes

Producer, Director, and Editor: Phillip Garrett
Writer and Executive Producer: Matt Goldish

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©2013 The Melton Center for Jewish Studies at The Ohio State University.

This film was made possible through the generous support of the Nathan Cummings Foundation, the Allene Gilman Charitable Trust, and the College of Arts and Humanities at The Ohio State University.