My Father Joe

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Tue, 04/12/2011 - 10:00
Tue, 04/12/2011 - 11:45
Director: 
Nikila Cole
length: 
9min
year: 
2010
country: 
Canada

Set in the garment district of 1940′s Montreal, this story takes a heartfelt look at a family who has escaped the Nazis in Paris and arrived penniless in Canada. As Noah struggles to provide for his family in this bewildering new world, 10 yr. old Jacov has the shock of his life when he discovers his father is not the super hero he thought him to be. Based on a short story by Jack Engelhard. In English, French, Yiddish with English subtitles.

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