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Sitting in Limbo

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Full of gentle warmth and humour, and with an upbeat reggae score, this feature from the NFB's Alternative Drama program provides an intimate look at the lives of four Black teenagers in Montréal. Some of the issues examined include poverty, teenage pregnancy, racism, and the importance of having a community.

1986, 95 min 19 s

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Special Merit Award - Category: Drama
National Black Programming Consortium
November 7 1987, Columbus - USA

Gold Ducat and Recommendation from the "Volkshochschul Jury" (Continuing Education Jury)
International Film Festival
October 6 to 11 1986, Mannheim - Germany

Honorable Mention for "its freshness and vitality"
International Film Festival
September 4 to 13 1986, Toronto - Canada

Best Canadian Film Out of Competition
Montreal World Film Festival
August 21 to September 1 1986, Montréal - Canada