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Mornington: Film: On the Banks of the Tigris
17 April 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
On the Banks of the Tigris
A Film Fundraiser for the Refugee Council of Australia and Amnesty International Australia, sponsored by the Mornington Peninsula Human Rights Group.
On the Banks of the Tigris is a film made by Melbourne film maker Marsha Emerman, a lovely story with music
“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.”
Mornington Cinema, 1 Main St, Mornington (beach end of Main St.)
Sunday 17 April, 12 noon to 2 pm.
incl. Q and A with film makers Marsha Emerman and Majid Shokor.