Heaven Before I Die


About the Film

A tale of life and love unfolding in Toronto where the handsome but sheltered Jacob arrives from Palestine. Culture shock sets in when Jacob is taken under the wing of petty thief and the beautiful Selma. When the young man's innocence meets the realities of modern life chaos ensues love fills the air and a special magic begins. Co-starring Omar Sharif with special appearances by Joe Bologna and Burt Young.



Izidore Musallam -- 98' (Canada: 1997)