Across Cultures

How do we reach out?

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This theme concerns intercultural communication—conversations, public addresses, interaction on the street, music.

20 Years Later ...

20 Years Later ...
1977, director: Jacques Bensimon

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Many francophone Jews emigrated from North Africa after 1956, as France's role as a colonial power declined and Arab states gained strength. Most immigrated to France, Québec, and the new state of Israel. In this excerpt from a 1977 film, a Jewish immigrant from Morocco talks about the stereotype held by many Québécois that all Jews are anglophone and capitalist.