The Book of Emmanuel (2015)
30min · Documentary, Biography, Drama · 1 January 2015
Journey with Emmanuel Avraham through the mean streets of Atlanta, Georgia in the short documentary THE BOOK OF EMMANUEL. Catch a glimpse of the dysfunctional community and family problems that plague inner city kids. Understand how Emmanuel interweaves stories of his upbringing in Newark, New Jersey as he speaks to high school kids in Atlanta and Selma, using positive reinforcement of love and faith that leads kids to overcome obstacles once thought to be unbreakable. Experience the unconventional methods Emmanuel applies as a family counselor: A family counselor who is no nine to five kind of guy, but fueled by the history of his family and the trauma of his past. Witness Emmanuel hooking his soul onto the youth of Atlanta, leading inner city kids away from the depths of a life of crime, drug addiction, early pregnancy and a longer life of incarceration. Emmanuel will not surrender until this pain and suffering has been healed. This is Emmanuel's mission and calling in life.