Song of Lahore- A Film by Academy Award winner Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy

On Fri, 12 October 2018 The Citizens Foundation (TCF) Canada is pleased to host a spectacular evening with the Oscar and Emmy award-winning Director, Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy, for the screening of her documentary, “Song of Lahore.” at the Aga Khan Museum.

Song of Lahore (2015)

Song of Lahore focuses on the traditional music community of Lahore, placing the spotlight on Sachal Studios and charters the ensemble’s journey to reclaim and reinvigorate the art that was once lost in adverse times. It takes you on a soul-stirring venture as they perform with their sitar and tabla reinterpretations of jazz standards with Wynton Marsalis at the Lincoln Center in New York.

The Perks!

  • Opportunity to meet Sharmeen up close and personal and be able to see one of her most widely acclaimed documentary!
  • Complimentary tour of Aga Khan Museum, a beautiful platform to witness unique insights and perspectives into Islamic civilizations and contemplate on the cultural threads that weave through history
  • Chance to meet like-minded professionals and entrepreneurs through our networking session
  • Learn about TCF from its inception and how it is shaping millions of underprivileged children into agents of positive change!

Click the link for more information and to purchase tickets for this event: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/tcf-canada-presents-song-of-lahore-with-sharmeen-obaid-chinoy-tickets-50198455933?aff=efbeventtix

Author: ismailimail

Independent, civil society media featuring Ismaili Muslim community, inter and intra faith endeavors, achievements and humanitarian works.

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