About the film
Release Date: August 20, 1981
|Production Companies||:||Chosen Film Company|
|Producers||:||Barbara De Fina, Jonathan Bernstein, Mel Howard, Steven Douglas Brown, Roger Harrison, Edie Landau, Ely A. Landau|
|Writers||:||Chaim Potok, Edwin Gordon|
The Chosen follows the story of two teenage boys determined to remain friends despite the deep differences between their two families. Set in New York during the 1940s, this provocative film follows the son of an orthodox rabbi and the son of a secular father, raised to question everything around him, including his religion. A moving coming of age story.