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Sunday, February 15 • 3:00pm - 4:15pm
Personal Stories of Iraqi Jews (Two Short Films)

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The Life of Frank Iny tells the story of a Baghdadi Jew whose search for religious freedom took him from Baghdad to India, Belgium, Berlin, Israel and ultimately New York. Searching For Baghdad documents his Iraqi-American granddaughter’s journey to find the remnants of her Jewish heritage outside of Iraq.


Carole Basri

Carole Basri is a filmmaker and lawyer of Iraqi Jewish descent. Her films provide a historical and personal view of the persecution, torture, escape and flight of over 160,000 Jews from Iraq between 1940- 2003. A graduate of Barnard College and NYU School of Law, Carole is an adjunct professor at Fordham Law School and the Corporate Compliance Program Advisor. In that role, she creates and advises on curricula for... Read More →

Sunday February 15, 2015 3:00pm - 4:15pm

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