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'Sons of Toledo' delves into the poignant narrative of the city's Black-owned barber shops, showcasing their pivotal role on the frontlines of their communities. Particularly poignant is their commitment to caring for young men who view their shops as sanctuaries amidst the escalating specter of gun violence in their neighborhoods. This documentary film, narrated by, with, and for members of the community, seamlessly intertwines elements of documentary filmmaking with a narrative thread drawn from the lived experiences of these barbers. Through their poignant stories, 'Sons of Toledo' sheds light on the profound impact of these establishments, where far too many young patrons receive their final cuts.