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Film Screening of “Shadow in Baghdad”

February 27 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Shadow in Baghdad is a documentary film that traces the story of the Jewish community and its disappearance from Baghdad. A young journalist from Baghdad sets out to write about Linda Abdul Aziz, who escaped Iraq to Israel in the early 70′s and about her father, who decided to stay in Iraq, only later to disappear and his fate remain unknown. Slowly they uncover the tragic end of Linda’s father, as well as that of the whole Jewish community that thrived in Iraq for over 2,000 years.

 Sponsored by Jewish Life, Duke Friends of Israel and the DHRC@FHI.

Details

Date:
February 27
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Venue

Freeman Center
1415 Faber St., Durham, NC 27708 United States
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Website:
http://studentaffairs.duke.edu/jewishlife/about-us/freeman-center