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Best Interests

Esti, a divorced Charedi Jewish mother, has come to the Family Courts to stop her ex-husband changing their children’s schools.

Behind Closed Doors Series 4
Best Interests
by Clara Glynn

A series of dramas set at legal hearings.

Esti, a divorced Charedi Jewish mother, has come to the Family Courts to stop her ex-husband changing their children’s schools. Yossi, the father, has left the Charedi community and wants his children to go to a co-educational schools. Barrister Rebecca Nyman represents the mother in this highly emotional dispute.

Cast:
Barrister Rebecca Nyman ……... CLARE CORBETT
Esti Shieman ……………………………ORION BEN
Judge ……….……………………….....… DAVID ACTON
Yossi Shieman ………………………… DANIEL BEN ZENOU
Simon Frear ……………………………..ILAN GOODMAN
Mary Bates ………………………………KATE BARTON

Producer/director: David Ian Neville

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44 minutes

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