SF | FESTIVAL | SalamFest 2016 | Muslim Film & Arts Festival | Melbourne | 1-2 October 2016

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SalamFest is a unique event showcasing Muslim's creative contribution to the Victorian community. 

The Islamic culture and traditions are based on the universal values of love and compassion promoting peace, unity and equality. Join in the celebration of Victoria's diverse cultural heritage through the arts and culture of Australian Muslims.

SalamFest includes a unique blend of contemporary and traditional performances, film, poetry, literature and much more.

This exciting weekend festival includes:

Muslim Film Festival @ State Library Victoria

Day 1 | Saturday 1 October | 4-10pm

Showcasing short films from across the Muslim world: including Palestine, Iran, Pakistan, Syria, Turkey, Egypt and Australia.

Muslim Arts Festival @ Melbourne Town Hall

Day 2 | Sunday 2 October | 6-9pm 

Presenting the talents of contemporary international and local performers, poetry and music. Also featuring Whirling Dervish, international dance troupes, spoken word poetry, Rumi recitals, fusion music plus more!

Bookings/Info: online through EventBrite www.salamfest.eventbrite.com.au

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Email: salamfestau@gmail.com
Website: https://salamfest.wordpress.com/
Facebook: Facebook.com/SalamFestau

The SalamFest is a project of The Islamic Council of Victoria (ICV)