Set in 1951, the story follows Marcus Messner, the idealistic son of a humble kosher butcher from Newark, N.J. Marcus leaves for Ohio to study at a small, conservative college, where he finds himself at odds with the administration, grapples with anti-Semitism and sexual repression and pines after a troubled girl.
Director: James Schamus
Running time: 1h 50min
Genre: Drama, Romance
Release date: 18 November 2016 (Sweden)
Cast: Tijuana Ricks, Sue Dahlman, Jason Jiang, Logan Lerman, Avy Eschenasy, Richard Topol, Danny Burstein, Walter Bernstein, Joanne Baron, Eli Gelb, Bryan Burton, Susan Varon, Linda Emond, Betsy Hogg