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The Screen Guide

Yuri Kovner, son of a Rabbi, is 23 when his father's death triggers his return to the Chassidic community of Jewish Sydney. Through his grief, Yuri struggles with his faith and his family and community, as he comes to understand who he is and where he is from. JEWBOY is a film filled with longing, humour and hope about a young man finding his place in the world.

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Crew

Director
Tony Krawitz
Writers
Tony Krawitz
Producer
Liz Watts  Libby Sharpe
Dir. of Photography:
Greig Fraser
Composer:
Decoder Ring
Editor:
Jane Moran
Production Designer:
Melinda Doring

Cast

Cast
Ewen Leslie - Saskia Burmeister - Leah Vandenburg - Chris Haywood - Naomi Wilson

Production Details

Genre
Drama, Family
Production Company
Porchlight Films Pty Ltd

Sales

Australian Sales
Jetty Distribution
International Sales
Fortissimo Film Sales

Selected Awards & Festivals