PBJFF January 18 - February 11, 2018

  

JANUARY 26 | 11:00 am at Cinemark 20

 
 

FEBRUARY 5 | 1:30 pm at Frank Theaters

ON THE BANKS OF THE TIGRIS:
THE HIDDEN STORY
OF IRAQI MUSIC

Florida Premiere

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


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Box Office open to the Public: January 3 - February 11