WELCOME TO THE WAKS FAMILY

2002. 52m. SBS. Meet one of the largest families in Australia.  Everyday life in the Waks household, an orthodox Jewish family in Melbourne with seventeen children, is a logistical operation of monumental proportions. The film is a rare invitation to step inside a family and a religious life that are extraordinary in almost every respect. Screened in 28 international festivals, including: FINALIST, Dendy Awards, Sydney Film Festival Excellence in Documentary Filmmaking AWARD, Real Life On Film Festival, Sydney National Cultural Awards, Centre for Australian Cultural Studies - 'Outstanding contribution to the quality of Australian cultural life.' Guangzhou International Documentary Film Festival Mumbai International Film Festival South by Southwest Brisbane International Film Festival Sold to various international broadcasters. Welcome to the Waks Family Welcome to the Waks Family Welcome to the Waks Family