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Israeli TV Series

Your Honor / Kvodo

Toronto Premiere

Israel 2017, 12 x 35min

Hebrew with English subtitles

Creators: Roni Ninio and Shlomo Mashiach

Winner of the Grand Prix at the prestigious ‘Series Mania’ French television festival.

TJFF and The Anne Tanenbaum Centre for Jewish Studies – University of Toronto, present a new addictive Israeli TV series that has already been optioned for an American remake.  Dark, gripping and morally complex, Your Honor tells the story of Micah Alkoby, a respected judge who is on the cusp of a big promotion. After his troubled teenage son is involved in a hit-and-run, this all changes. The victim of this accident turns out to be a member of a notorious criminal family that runs its own system of justice. How many laws is Micah willing to break in order to shield his son?

Guest (Nov 12): Series co-creator and writer Shlomo Mashiach

November 5: Episodes 1-6

November 12: Episodes 7-12

Location:  Innis Town Hall, 2 Sussex Ave (1 block south of St. George subway stn.)

Screening Times: 2:00PM- 6:00PM  (including one 20min intermission)

Tickets: $15 per screening


Don’t forget to pack a snack to enjoy in the lounge during intermission!
(Water only allowed in theatre)

Presented in Partnership with the Anne Tanenbaum Centre for Jewish Studies – University of Toronto

Series generously sponsored by: Nora & Jacob Dehan