Enlightening, engaging...Personalizes the often faceless tussle between secular and religious ways of life.
— LA Weekly
Gives us neither stereotypes nor mush headed proselytizing....A very personal and generous film about the search for meaning.
— San Francisco Weekly
With intelligence, sympathy, nuance and grace, Sarah’s Daughters raises provocative questions about the complexity of contemporary women’s lives and options. This film will help us teach all of our daughters how to search for a meaningful life of their own.
— Judith Stacey, Contemporary Gender Studies, USC


60 minutes.

Three secular women’s journey into the Orthodox Jewish world. As they grapple or embrace, their experiences throw pat answers about tradition, community, and meaning into relief. 

CINE Golden Eagle
Gold Apple, National Educational Media Network
1st Place, Magnes Museum Jewish Video Competition

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