SHALOM BOLLYWOOD: THE UNTOLD STORY OF INDIAN CINEMA
Director: Danny Ben-Moshe
Australian documentarian, Danny Ben-Moshe (My Mother’s Lost Children) explores the formative role that the once flourishing Jewish community of Bombay (Mumbai) played in the rise of Indian Cinema. It focuses on the young Jewish women who became the dancing stars of early Bollywood.
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Film program curated by Gail Kovatseff
Notes by Gail Kovatseff and Nick Godfrey
Special thanks to Sheree Ramage & the Asia Pacific Screen Awards, Mat Kesting, Nick Godfrey & Mike Walsh