Big Sonia

Big Sonia

Sonia Warshawski, a Holocaust survivor, is served an eviction notice for her tailor shop, which has thrived for 35 years. She must choose between setting up a new shop or retiring.

"A perceptive story with some unexpected twists." - Nell Minow, Huffington Post

"Filmed with great respect and palpable love for its subject, BIG SONIA is one of those documentaries that seems to bring its own light - just like the woman at its center." - Moira MacDonald, Seattle Times

"A tenderly rendered inspirational piece about the healing power of forging human connections." - Michael Rechtshaffen, LA Times

Directed by Todd Soliday and Leah Warshawski
United States, 2017
Documentary, Jewish History, Fashion
English
93 minutes

Big Sonia