Mendy is a young Brookyln Hasid who leaves the strict rules of his insular and repressive community to join his childhood friend, Yankel, who is living securlary in Manhattan. Mendy's struggle to integrate his faith and traditions with the modern world are influenced by his growing friendship with Bianca, Yankel's free spirited Brazilian roommate.
Mendy, a Hassidic Jew from Brooklyn, learns to live in the secular and seemingly "sinful" world of Manhattan.
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The camera shows Mendy from the side as he approaches a door and knocks. He waits a bit for a someone to open the door, then knocks on the door again. Then, the camera switches to a front view and shows that the door is clearly secured with a chain and padlock. See more
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