Forthcoming Events 2017

12 Events listed

24 Jan

Official Book launch: ‘Uprooted’ by Lyn Julius

Wedensday 24 January 2018. 8pm. Until the mass exodus of Christians and Yazidis, the post-1948 displacement of more than 850,000 Jewish refugees was the Read More »

Orgnizer: Spiro Ark/Harif

Wednesday, Jan 24, 2018 08:00 PM

03 Dec

‘Remember Baghdad’ film

Sunday 3 December 2017, 5 pm. Documentary film by Fiona Murphy. With vivid home movies and archive news footage, eight characters tell their remarkable Read More »

Orgnizer: Harif/Remember Baghdad

Sunday, Dec 03, 2017 05:00 PM

02 Dec

Yinon Muallem – Jewish Refugee Day Concert

Saturday 2 December  2017. Doors open 7:30 pm for 8pm. Master percussionist, oudist and vocalist Yinon Muallem combines iconic Jewish melodies with original Read More »

Orgnizer: Harif/JW3/JMI/Israel Embassy

Saturday, Dec 02, 2017 08:00 AM

28 Nov

Night of Fools

Tuesday 28 November 2017, 7.30 for 8pm. UK Premiere. This documentary film (56 mins)  tells the story of "Operation Torch" - the code name for the American Read More »

Orgnizer: Harif

Tuesday, Nov 28, 2017 08:00 AM

08 Nov

The Pirate Captain Toledano

Wednesday 8 November, 8 pm. Join us for the premiere of The Pirate Captain Toledano, an award-winning short fiction film by Arnon Z. Shorr. To-date, the Read More »

Orgnizer: Harif/Spiro Ark/HGSS

Wednesday, Nov 08, 2017 08:00 PM

01 Nov

*What is Iraqi-Jewish Arabic?

Wednesday 1 November, 7.30 pm.Eli Timan has spent ten years recording people speaking the Iraqi-Jewish dialect. What makes it different from the language Read More »

Orgnizer: Harif/Spiro Ark

Wednesday, Nov 01, 2017 07:30 AM

06 Jul

Sephardi Late Night

Thursday 6 July 2017. Jewish Museum, Albert St, NW1, 6 - 9 pm. Booking £10/ £5 students. Explore the exhibition Sephardi Voices after hours, in our Read More »

Orgnizer: Harif/Sephardi Voices

Thursday, Jul 06, 2017 06:00 AM

20 Jun

The End of Iraq’s Jewish Community: From the Farhud to Saddam’s reign of terror

Tuesday 20 June. We will commemorate the demise of the post-1967 Jewish communities of the Arab world, a process which began in Iraq with the 1941 Farhud Read More »

Orgnizer: Harif/Sephardi Voices/JW3

Tuesday, Jun 20, 2017 03:00 AM

05 Jun

Aden 1967: How the British rescued the Jews

Monday 5 June 2017, 7:30 pm. Fifty years since the outbreak of the Six-Day war, Nigel Grizzard will revisit the events leading to the demise of the Jewish Read More »

Orgnizer: Harif/Adeni Community

Monday, Jun 05, 2017 07:30 PM

24 May

Jerusalem with a Sephardi twist

Wednesday 24 May 2017. 8pm. On the 50th anniversary of the re-unification of Jerusalem, light refreshments, stories and music to celebrate Yom Yerushalayim Read More »

Orgnizer: Harif

Wednesday, May 24, 2017 08:00 AM

23 May

Islam and Nazi Germany’s War

Tuesday 23 May 2017.  8pm.  Lyn Julius of Harif  will take part  in a discussion organised by  Campaign4Truth to examine the role played by Islam Read More »

Orgnizer: Campaign4Truth

Tuesday, May 23, 2017 08:00 AM

11 May

Starting Over Again -UK premiere

Thursday 11 May. 6:30 to 8:30 pm (approx). UK Premiere of film about the exodus of Jews of Egypt by Elliot Malki.  Association of Jews from Egypt/Harif. Read More »

Orgnizer: Harif/Association of Jews from Egypt

Thursday, May 11, 2017 06:30 AM