UK Jewish Film Festival: 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
Tue 12 Nov, 6.45pm, Phoenix Cinema
A unique audio-visual journey through a Jewish family’s memories of their lost Iraqi homeland. Projections of The Wolf of Baghdad graphic novel will be accompanied by 3yin, an ensemble of musicians playing the repertoire of Iraq and its ancient Jewish community.
“An enthralling and moving combination of art and music. It is magical.”
Claudia Roden, Cultural Anthropologist and Food Writer
Sponsored by Edwin Shuker
Director / Creator Carol Isaacs / The Surreal McCoy | Motion Comic / Animation | UK 2019 | No dialogue | 46 mins
Tickets on sale from Mid-September email jewishmusic @ jmi.org.uk for info