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Directed by: Duki Dror
43 Minutes, 1999

A voyage to the hidden treasures of classical Arabic music, and to the participation of Jewish musicians in this cultural heritage.

Taqasim draws a unique portrait of the Middle East in the 30’s, a region that shared mutual culture, language and economy. With stylishly shot music segments, along with unforgettable “back-ally” jam sessions played by Felix Mizrachi, Zehava Ben, Abraham Salman, and more. The film was shot in Cairo.


Director: Duki Dror

Editor: Zivit Kargman