New Men is a documentary film about a Russian Orthodox Monastery in Wayne County West Virginia.

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Orthodox monasticism embodies a radical alternative to hyper-individualistic, pleasure-oriented American culture. Monastics take vows of chastity, stability, poverty, and obedience. What compels these men to abandon the world to live a life of self-renunciation?

Project Team

Sam Cox—producer and director
Jeremy Purser—music
Ben Duvall—title graphics

Support Team

Critter Vision
Nicholas Sailer
Lori White