Bonjour! Shalom!


(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.

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