Another German Show on Netflix ! Unorthodox will be a mini series of 4 episodes based on the book of same name by Deborah Feldman. The show is created by the brains being very famous Deutschland 83.
What is it about ?
It is story of rebellion of a young Jewish women. The story revolves around a Jewish Ultra orthodox girl who runs away from her arranged marriage in New York. She aims to start her new life in Berlin to escape from her orthodox and religious community. The show will be focused on her bold decisions and struggles to stand by them.
Actor of Deutschland 83 Maria Schrader will be directing this mini series. Deborah is the screenplay writer herself and the adaptation is done Winger and Alexa Karolinski.
According to Maria the show will be about female emancipation, identity and sexuality through the prism of a unique young woman’s experience.
Shira Haas will play the part of female protagonist. She will be accompanied by Jeff wilbusch and Amit rahav.
Variety first announced the mini series in February 2019.
Four part mini series will be available on Netflix on 26th March 2020.