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Roselène contemple. Mary médite. En toile de fond, il y a les longues heures, la pandémie, le travail de soins périlleux et exigeant. À travers une succession rythmée d’images d’archives et contemporaines, cet essai rappelle et confond le milieu institutionnel et le moment de recueil. Suggérant la continuité historique de la violence des politiques de travail et leurs répercussions sur les femmes noires, Sòl évoque une prière prononcée en plein quart de nuit, une méditation.

  • direction
    Valérie Bah
    Tatiana Zinga Botao
  • script
    Valérie Bah
    Tatiana Zinga Botao
  • participation
    Roselène Clément
    Mary Bercy
  • producer
    Pierre-Mathieu Fortin
  • None
    Valérie Bah
    Yousra Benziane
    Joëlle Lapointe
  • editing
    Myriam Magassouba
  • sound design
    Ilyaa Ghafouri
  • location sound
    Arya Afshar Mohajer
  • driver
    Masha Nazina
  • technical support - editing
    Pierre Dupont
    Marie-Josée Gourde
    Patrick Trahan
  • titles design
    Daphnée Brisson-Cardin
  • digital imaging
    Alain Ostiguy
    Cynthia Ouellet
  • online editing
    Yannick Carrier
  • sound effects creation
    Nicolas Gagnon
  • post-sync effects recording
    Geoffrey Mitchell
  • sound mixer
    Isabelle Lussier
  • music
    Elena Stoodley
  • administrator
    Sia Koukoulas
  • production coordinator
    Alexandra Bourque
    Chinda Phommarinh
  • studio coordinator
    Gabrielle Dupont
  • technical coordinator
    Daniel Claveau
  • delegate producer
    Mélanie Lasnier
  • executive producer
    Nathalie Cloutier


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Ages 13 to 18

Diversity - Black Studies
Ethics and Religious Culture - Ethical Values
Family Studies/Home Economics - Aging/Death and Dying
Social Studies - Contemporary Issues

Short documentary that’s part of The Curve, a series about life during the pandemic. A moving, meditative essay that features the voices of Black women who work tirelessly to care for elderly patients as healthcare providers, and yet still face racism. A very personal and compelling account of how hurtful racism is. If class is properly prepared for a respectful discussion, could be used as a conversation starter about racism. How do you feel about the nurse not giving the nun she cared for forgiveness?

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