22 2020

HJFF Leona

7:00PM - 10:00PM  

Contact Elaine Levine
905-648-0605 ext.303

Hamilton Jewish Film Festival presents: Leona

Film Synopsis: Coming into her own, a young woman from Mexico City finds herself torn between her Syrian-Jewish family and a forbidden love, in the delicate, melancholic romance LEONA.. Best Actress winner at the Morelia International Film Festival, Naian González Norvind gives an intimate, honest portrayal of Ariela, an independently-minded artist living with her family in a cloistered Jewish neighborhood.


Following the film there will be a Q and A with film director Isaac Cherem