Kevin Asch

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Kevin Asch
Born (1975-09-05) September 5, 1975 (age 39)
Great Neck, New York, U.S.
Occupation Film director, producer
Years active 2005–present

Kevin Asch (born September 5, 1975) is an American film director and film producer. He began making films as a kid growing up in Great Neck, New York. Asch is Jewish.[1] He made his feature debut with Holy Rollers, an independent drama film inspired by actual events in the late nineties when Hasidic Jews were recruited as mules to smuggle ecstasy from Europe into the United States.

In November 2010, Asch won the award for Breakthrough Director at the 2010 Gotham Awards for his role in Holy Rollers.[2]

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  1. ^ Mester, Ilan (June 16, 2010). "Kevin Asch: A Director on a 'Roll'". Shalom Life. Retrieved June 26, 2010. "Asch, who is Jewish..." 
  2. ^ Ryzik, Melena (November 29, 2010). "'Winter's Bone' Dominates at Gothams". The New York Times. 

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