Doing Jewish: A Story From Ghana (Film)

Doing Jewish: A Story From Ghana (Film)

As a minority religion in the country, the Ghanaian Jews must practice their religion in isolation. Up until 1975, the group of people in the remote Ghana village of Sefwi Wiawaso practicing Jewish customs and prayers did not realize that they were Jewish. Considered to be descendants from one of the lost tribes of Israel, the Sefwi Jews have been practicing their traditions for centuries among the majority Christian and Muslim populations of Ghana. The Sefwi’s private way of living is ...

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Baruch Performing Arts Center
E 25th St Between Third & Lexington Avenues