Film Screening & Performance l "On the Banks of the Tigris"

Spring Israeli Film Series
Mon, Feb 13, 2017 6:00pm
2121 Allston Way, Berkeley, CA

The documentary On the Banks of the Tigris (Australia, 2015, 79 mins) follows an Iraqi-Australian, Majid Shokor, as he rediscovers the classic Iraqi songs from his youth. 

Following the film screening, there will be a discussion and performance by Yair Dalal, an Isreali musician, who is one of the featured musicians in the film. Dalal is known internationally as an oud and violin player. He has performed in concerts and festivals worldwide, and was nominated as best musician from the Middle East by the BBC World Music Awards.

Please RSVP to reserve your spot. 


This program was made possible in partnership with the following institutions/thanks to the following donors: Berkeley Institute for Jewish Law and Israel Studies

Program Information
2121 Allston Way
Berkeley, CA 94720