Yom HaShoah Conversation with “Big Sonia” Director Leah Warshawski

One of the most beloved films ever shown at the Boulder Jewish Film Festival, “Big Sonia” is an astoundingly engaging profile of inimitable Holocaust survivor Sonia Warshawski.

In anticipation of Yom HaShoah, filmmaker Leah Warshawski will discuss her crowd-pleasing portrait of her grandmother, who is still sharing her remarkable story at 94, on Monday, April 20 at 4:00 pm. Kathryn Bernheimer will moderate the Zoom conversation.

Big Sonia” (2017) is available on Amazon Prime.

Click here to view the trailer.

And for more information, visit: bigsonia.com

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About Kathryn Bernheimer

Founding Director of the Boulder Jewish Film Festival, Boulder JCC. The former film and theater critic for the Boulder Daily Camera, Kathryn is the author of "The Fifty Greatest Jewish Movies" and "The Fifty Funniest Films of All Time." She was also Director of Menorah and ACE at the J from 2003 through August, 2019.

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