THE MOHEL

Directed by Charles Wahl

Produced by Charles Wahl, Evan Kelly, Gharrett Patrick Paon

Canada, 2020

14 min

After celebrating the birth of their first child, James & Lola are faced with family expectations and financial strain as they fly in a Mohel to perform their son's Brit Milah – The circumcision ceremony.

Commerce and traditions of the old-world cross paths as a new family navigates them in today’s modern world. The director, Charles Wahl, meticulously walks the line of comedy while honoring the families struggles, effortlessly. No matter your faith or upbringing, you’ll get a kick out of this Mohel!

— Elle Shaw, Programmer