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To Save A Life: Ending Domestic Violence In Jewish Families [Streaming Video: ONE MONTH]

To Save A Life: Ending Domestic Violence In Jewish Families [Streaming Video: ONE MONTH]

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To Save a Life: Ending Domestic Violence in Jewish Families

An essential resource for abused Jewish women, Jewish communal leaders, helping professionals and all who seek to break the silence about domestic violence in Jewish families.

To Save a Life:

  • Is an excellent introductory information about domestic violence in Jewish families
  • Reassures Jewish women that the abuse is not their fault, they are not alone, and help is available
  • Discusses shalom bayit, Kiddush Ha-Shem, and teshuvah
  • Addresses the denial and guilt that many people feel about the reality of domestic violence in Jewish families
  • Expands knowledge of Jewish culture
  • Provides information about the effects of domestic violence on children
  • Includes a 40-page study guide and a package of awareness brochures

This video:

    • Increases understanding of domestic violence from the survivor's experience
    • Instructs religious leaders and community advocates on prevention and intervention
    • Provides in-depth information on religion and domestic violence from experts in the field


    • NW Regional Emmy Nominee, National Academy of TV Arts and Sciences

    • Cindy Award, Intl. Association of Audiovisual Communicators

    • Silver Plaque Award, INTERCOM: Cinema/Chicago


    "This DVD covers all the bases. It thoroughly explores all the aspects of family violence amid an illuminating and supportive discussion of Jewish perspectives on the issue."  -Rabbi Elliot Dorff, Rector and Professor of Philosophy, American Jewish University


    Total Length: 35 minutes 

    Also available on DVD