TOUGH JEWS


  • Kensington Hall 56K Kensington Avenue Toronto, ON, M5T 2K1 Canada

Written by Michael Ross Albert

Directed by Benjamin Blais

When a murder is committed in Prohibition-era Kensington Market, a family of would-be criminals is suddenly flung into the high-stakes gangland world of American organized crime. Set against the backdrop of the roaring twenties, the Great Depression, and the biggest race riot in Canadian history, TOUGH JEWS is the story of an immigrant family’s struggle to rise above their station in a violent, intolerant city.