The Amish: Shunned (Extended Preview)

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What is it like to be cut off from your faith and your family? The Amish: Shunned follows seven people who have chosen to leave their closed and tightly-knit communities for the outside world, knowing they can never return. Each has paid deeply for their decision. Estranged form loved ones, these former Amish find themselves struggling to make their way in modern America. 

Premieres Tuesday, February 4, at 9pm on WGBH 2

» Watch a profile of Jan, whose entire family was shunned.

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