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Watch Genesis Movie: Ya’akov and Esau With African Actors

Watch the movie Genesis or La Genese' with African actors from Mali at WestAfricanJews.com: Returning Jews of the African Diaspora to Torah observance and Halakhic Judaism.

Watch African actors from Mali play Ya’akov, Esa’u, Hamar, Dina and the Canaanites in Genesis the Movie Mark Deming summarizes the film: The Bible’s Book of Genesis is given a new spin by director Cheik Oumar Sissoko in his film La Genèse/Genesis, which recasts a …

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African Actors From Mali Play Jacob, Esau, Dina and the Canaanites

Jacob and Esau movie Genesis or La Genese' tells the story of Jacob, whose name was later changed to Israel and his family as well as the account of his truce with his brother Esau from whom he has stolen the birthright blessing of their father Isaac. Malian actors play the Israelites and Canaanites among them.

Have you ever watched any of the Hollywood produced films about events in the Torah or Tanakh and just felt uncomfortable seeing obviously non-European people portrayed as and by Europeans or even Turks? If so, you have probably wished that there were movies about events …

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Listen to Dramatic Audio Reading of Toledot

This audio reading of Parashat Toledot comes from the NIV (New International Version) of the Bible by the “Inspired By” group. Performances are from a wide circle of talented actors and public figures of African ancestry. Enjoy listening to the Parashat with your children as …

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Complete Torah Reading of Toledot

Parashat Toledot Bereshith/Genesis 25:19-28:9 Chapter 25   CHAPTER 26 CHAPTER 27 CHAPTER 28

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