Film

Trapped by Tradition: A Review of Award-Winning Israeli Film "Gett"

Aron Hirt-Manheimer
March 10, 2015

In the riveting courtroom drama Gett: The Trial of Viviane Amsalem, the titular character is not the only one on trial. Viviane Amsalem’s husband Elisha, the actual defendant, has been called before the beit din (rabbinic tribunal) for refusing to grant