(1991) 52 minutes
Bonjour! Shalom! explores the relationship between Hassidic Jews in Montreal’s Outremont district and their predominantly French-Québécois neighbours with street-level insights into the diversity and complexity of Canada’s second largest city.
Broadcast on Radio-Québec, CBC, TV Ontario, Canal D, and Belgian National Television.
Awards: Three Gémeau (Gemini) Awards including: Best Documentary; TV Ontario Award; Silver Apple, Oakland Educational Film and Video Festival; Blue Ribbon, American Film and Video Festival. Included in the Contemporary Documentary Series in Los Angeles, “a series of outstanding documentaries” of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences.
Produced by Imageries.