Unorthodox: Netflix’s Show About the Ultra-Orthodox Community

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From Kveller by Lior Zaltzman

The four-episode drama is based upon Deborah Feldman’s 2012 bestselling autobiography, Unorthodox: The Scandalous Rejection of My Hasidic Roots, in which she writes about leaving the Satmar Hasidic community in Brooklyn’s Williamsburg as a young mother. … The show, created by Anna Winger and Alexa Karolinski, is careful to portray the Hasidic community in a light that is neither vilifying nor two-dimensional. 

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