Synopsis by Iotis Erlewine
When a young Jewish scholar (Michael Goldstein) leaves the safe, orderly world of the synagogue in order to gain a better knowledge and understanding of the outside world, he ends up at a small farm in the country. However, conflict arises when two local farming families battle over the "rights" to the young man. This film is in Yiddish with subtitles in English.
man, coming-of-age, farming, homelessness, marriage, orphan, peasant, scholar, tutor