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YidLife Crisis Episode 1: Breaking The Fast

YidLife Crisis Episode 1: Breaking The Fast

Assembling at Montreal’s Holy Temple of poutine, La Banquise, on the Jewish calendar’s holiest day of the year, Yom Kippur, Chaimie and Leizer argue about the meaning of the ritual of fasting while inevitably ritually eating.   Producers Producers are Jamie Elman Eli Batalion Philip Kalin-Hajdu Read their bios...

Yidlife Crisis: Coming Out of Bondage

Yidlife Crisis: Coming Out of Bondage

With Passover coming, Chaimie and Leizer talk about sex, more sex, bondage, religion and freedom.   Producers Jamie Elman Eli Batalion Read their bios...

I’m Jewish, Yo! (Pimp My Yarmulke)

I’m Jewish, Yo! (Pimp My Yarmulke)

Brett and Todd Segal are seasoned music and film producers from sunny South Florida. After working for Sony Pictures Interactive, they started a production company called Segal Brothers Productions.  Combining a collective 40 years of background in theory and technical know-how with a keen sense of creativity and out-of-the-box thinking, the Segal Brothers are well on their way to shaping the landscape of the entertainment business.   Reach out to them on Twitter, @shackgeneral or @segalbros...

YidLife Crisis Season 2 Episode 1: Off The Top

YidLife Crisis Season 2 Episode 1: Off The Top

On the Holy First Day of the Jewish New Year, Leizer resolves to find a nice Jewish girl, Chaimie refuses to make a resolution, and somehow things resolve themselves.   Producers Jamie Elman Eli Batalion Philip Kalin-Hajdu Read their bios...

YidLife Crisis Episode 2: The Schmaltz

YidLife Crisis Episode 2: The Schmaltz

A chance ordering of a lean smoked meat sandwich in lieu of the usual schmaltzy one leads to not only the jeopardizing of Chaimie and Leizer’s entire relationship but a deep meditation on the joys of fat… in all the right places.   Producers Jamie Elman Eli Batalion Philip Kalin-Hajdu Read their bios...

YidLife Crisis Episode 3: Great Debates

YidLife Crisis Episode 3: Great Debates

Chaimie and Leizer settle the age old Talmudic argument – St. Viateur or Fairmount bagel for the win?   Producers Jamie Elman Eli Batalion Philip Kalin-Hajdu Read their bios...

YidLife Crisis Episode 4: Bastards

YidLife Crisis Episode 4: Bastards

Chaimie tries to get Leizer out of his Maccabean shell by proving the virtues of Hellenistic culture and the power of a pita.   Producers Jamie Elman Eli Batalion Philip Kalin-Hajdu Read their bios...