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1 hr. 27 min.

Plot Summary
A rabbi's son, who has Down syndrome, has an extraordinary love of prayer.


Director: Ilana Trachtman

Genres: Documentary

Distributor: First Run

Praying with Lior (2007)

Release Date: February 1st, 2008|1 hr. 27 min.

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  • 88
    Carrie Rickey Philadelphia Inquirer

    Apart from its intriguing religious implications, the film is also a compelling look at the family, community and congregational pillars that support Lior. show more

  • 63
    Elizabeth Weitzman New York Daily News

    Trachtman's gentle profile does make for touching viewing, but she leaves too many questions unanswered. show more

  • 75
    Chicago Tribune

    Trachtman says she made the film to illustrate the plight of disabled Americans who must contend with houses of worship that lack handicapped access, but her documentary itself isn’t always so sensitive. show more

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