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Mornington: Film: On the Banks of the Tigris

17 April 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Film Fundraiser: On the Banks of the Tigris: the hidden story of Iraqi music

April 17 @ 12:00 pm2:00 pm


On Banks of Tigris

Includes Q & A with film makers Marsha Emerman and Majid Shokor.

“When Majid Shokor escaped from Iraq, he discovered that many of the songs he loved as a child in Baghdad were written or performed by Christian and Jewish Iraqis.  To find out more, Majid makes a bold journey from his home in Australia to Israel, countries in Europe, and Iraq to meet Iraqi musicians, hear their music and stories, and unite them in a concert celebrating coexistence.”

A Film Fundraiser for the Refugee Council of Australia and Amnesty International Australia, sponsored by the Mornington Peninsula Human Rights Group. Cost $17.


Contact Kevin Bain for more details 0413 427851


Mornington Cinema
1 Main St
5975 5141


17 April 2016
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm


Mornington Peninsular Human Rights Group


Mornington Cinema
1 Main St
Mornington, Victoria Australia
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