Shalom Bollywood: The Untold Story of Indian Cinema

Poster for Shalom Bollywood: The Untold Story of Indian Cinema A feature length documentary celebrating the all singing, all dancing history of the world’s largest film industry. It reveals the unlikely story of the 2000 year old Indian Jewish community and its formative place in shaping the world’s largest film industry. When Indian cinema began 100 years ago it was taboo for Hindu and Islamic women to perform on screen, so Indian Jewish women, who were more liberal and progressive, took on female lead roles, which they then dominated for decades. However, because of their stage names people thought they were Muslims or Christians. Until now….

Year:
2017
Length:
76 minutes
Country:
Director:
Danny Ben-Moshe

Shown at

  1. 18th Annual Las Vegas Jewish Film Festival - 2019
  2. 26th Toronto Jewish Film Festival - 2018
  3. 28th Annual San Diego Jewish Film Festival - 2018
  4. 29th Annual Orange County International Jewish Film Festival - 2018
  5. 33rd Annual Buffalo International Jewish Film - 2018
  6. Atlanta Jewish Film Festival - 2018
  7. Austin Jewish Film Festival - 2018
  8. Austin Jewish Film Festival - 2020
  9. Boston Jewish Film Festival - 2018
  10. Boulder Jewish Film Festival - 2018
  11. Carmel Jewish Film Festival - 2019
  12. Cherry Hill Volvo Jewish Film Festival - 2018
  13. Columbia Jewish Film Festival - 2018
  14. Donald M. Ephraim Palm Beach Jewish Film Festival - 2018
  15. Gershman Philadelphia Jewish Film Festival - 2018
  16. Houston Jewish Film Festival - 2018
  17. Jewish Film Series (Highland Park) - 2018
  18. Kansas City Jewish Film Festival - 2018
  19. Karen Schneider Jewish Film Festival of Flint - 2019
  20. Lenore Marwil Jewish Film Festival (Detroit) - 2019
  21. Maine Jewish Film Festival - 2019
  22. Miami Jewish Film Festival - 2018
  23. Michiana Jewish Film Festival - 2019
  24. Milwaukee Jewish Film Festival - 2018
  25. Nashville Jewish Film Festival - 2018
  26. Palm Springs Jewish Film Festival - 2020
  27. Rehoboth Beach Jewish Film Festival - 2018
  28. Riverside Jewish Film Festival - 2018
  29. Sacramento Jewish Film Festival - 2018
  30. San Francisco Jewish Film Festival - 2018
  31. Santa Barbara Jewish Film Festival - 2018
  32. Santa Cruz Jewish Film Festival - 2019
  33. Seattle Jewish Film Festival - 2018
  34. The JCC of Mid-Westchester’s Israel Film Festival - 2018
  35. The Jewish Film Festival of Western Connecticut - 2018
  36. UK Jewish Film Festival - 2017
  37. Washington Jewish Film Festival - 2018

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