Director: Marsha Emerman, Australia, 2015, English, Arabic w. subtitles; 79 min.
When Majid Shokor escaped from Iraq, he discovered that the songs he loved as a child in Baghdad have a hidden history - the Jewish role in Iraqi music. To find out more, Majid makes a bold journey from Australia to Israel, Europe and Iraq to meet Iraqi musicians, hear their music and stories, and unite them in a concert for peace and reconciliation. ”Magnificent! A rich array of personalities and music.” ABC Radio National.
Topics: Music, Sephardic, Middle East, Jewish Highlights