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Cut: Slicing Through the Myths of Circumcision

Synopsis
CUT is a documentary that examines the subject of male circumcision from a religious, scientific and ethical perspective. Using cutting-edge research, in addition to interview footage of rabbis, philosophers, and scientists, the film challenges the viewer to confront their biases by asking difficult questions about this long-standing practice.
DVD extras include: Expanded Jewish Perspective; Focus on Restoration; Live Anatomical Demonstration; Interactive Anatomical Slides

The free, online film is an abridged (62 minute), low resolution version.
Language
English
Country
United States
Year of production
2011
Subjects
Medical sciences; Religious studies
Keywords
circumcision; genito-urinary medicine; Judaism; religious belief and practice

Online availability

URI
http://www.cutthefilm.com/Cut_Website/The_Film.html
Price
free
Delivery
Streamed

Credits

Director
Eliyahu Ungar-Sargon

Distribution Formats

Type
DVD
Format
Region 0 NTSC
Price
$34.95
Availability
Sale
Duration/Size
70 minutes
Year
2011

Distributor

Name

Cutthefilm.com

Email
cutdocumentary@gmail.com
Web
http://www.cutthefilm.com/Cut_Website/Home.html External site opens in new window

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