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Big Sonia

Sonia at the wheel of her Oldsmobile.
Courtesy of Gloria Baker Feinstein
Sonia at the wheel of her Oldsmobile.

Premieres Tuesday, April 26, 2022 at 11 p.m. on KPBS TV + Thursday, April 28 at 4 p.m. on KPBS 2 / On demand now with PBS Video App

In the last store in a defunct shopping mall, 91-year-old Sonia Warshawski – great-grandmother, businesswoman, and Holocaust survivor – runs the tailor shop she’s owned for more than 30 years. But when she’s served an eviction notice, the specter of retirement prompts Sonia to resist her harrowing past as a refugee and witness to genocide.

Big Sonia: Extended Trailer

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