A young man agrees to fulfill the duties of a 'shomer,' the ritualistic practice of looking after a dead body over the course of one night. He soon finds himself opposite a malevolent entity.
1 videodisc (89 minutes) : sound, colour ; 4 3/4 inches
Dolby Digital 5.1
Dolby Digital 2.0
Target Audience Note:
Canadian Home Video Rating: PG.
MPAA rating: PG-13; for terror, some disturbing/violent images, thematic elements and brief strong language.
container of (expression): Vigil (Motion picture). Yiddish [DVD].
container of (work): Vigil (Motion picture) [DVD].
Originally released as a motion picture in 2021.
Title from container.
Dave Davis, Menashe Lustig, Malky Goldman, Lynn Cohen, Fred Melamed, Ethan Stone.
DVD ; wide screen presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1, Dolby Digital 2.0.
For private home use only.
Audio tracks in English, Yiddish, with optional subtitles in Spanish, captions in English, accessible audio track in English, captions in English.
Described video for the blind and visually impaired.
Subtitled for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH).
Publisher or Distributor Number:
Subjects:Good and evil -- Fiction.
Orthodox Judaism -- United States -- Fiction.
Vigils (Liturgy) -- Fiction.
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Other Authors:BoulderLight Pictures, production company.
Cohen, Lynn, actor.
Davis, Dave, 1989- actor.
Goldman, Malky, actor.
IFC Midnight (Firm), presenter.
Lifschitz, J. D., film producer.
Lustig, Menashe, actor.
Maguiles, Adam, film producer.
Marguiiles, Raphael, film producer.
Shout! Factory (Firm), publisher.
Thomas, Keith, film director, screenwriter.