The Wolf of Baghdad
The Wolf of Baghdad is an audio-visual project combining a graphic memoir and music from the lost homeland of the Iraqi Jews.
Supported by Arts Council England & Exilarch Foundation (in memory of Sir Naim Dangoor). Info here
The Wolf of Baghdad is an audio-visual journey through a Jewish family’s memories of their lost Iraqi homeland. Projections of the graphic memoir will be accompanied by a live band playing the music of Iraq and its Jews, an ancient community that lived there for more than two millennia. Led by musician/artist Carol Isaacs AKA The Surreal McCoy & accompanied by the band 3yin.
Following the screening with its accompanying performance from Judeo-Arabic band 3yin there will be a panel discussion from leading academic experts on the subjects of Iraq, its music and its Jewish communities legacy.
After a sell out 2 night premiere at JW3 on November 2018, The Wolf Of Baghdad returns to London for its first London show in 2019.