Shehita Canada, 2017
Directed by Dean Gold (Toronto) | Yiddish with English subtitles, 26 minutes
Something strange is happening at a Yiddish dairy farm in rural, Quebec. Tensions, along with demons from the past, rise as a young farmer, the mashgiach (kosher supervisor) and the local Rabbi try to decide what to do about the mysterious illness infecting the cattle. Featuring a mesmerizing performance by Avi Hoffman. Followed by a talkback with director Dean Gold.