Director: Henry Bean
Writer: Henry Bean, Henry Bean, Mark Jacobson
Stars: Ryan Gosling, Peter Meadows, Garret Dillahunt, Kris Eivers, Joel Marsh Garland
Countries: United States
“The Believer” explores a Jewish student’s private journey to understand the meaning of Judaism in his life. Set in New York City, the Plot follows a morally confused young adult struggling with the conflict between his beliefs and his heritage. “The Believer” examines themes of religion, family, and self-loathing. It is a psychological examination into the forces of intolerance, both on the individual and society as a whole.