Festival Diary Feb25
NIGHT OF SILENCE LAL GECE
Reis Çelik's lyrical and intense 2012 Berlin Film Festival prize-winner
is an unforgettable piece of cinema. In a remote Anatolian village an
ancient blood feud between two families has been finally put to rest
and a marriage arranged to seal the union.
RIO CINEMA Monday 25th Feb 16.30
THE CIRCLE WITHIN İÇİMDEKİ ÇEMBER
A fascinating and engrossing tale from a disappearing world. Deniz
Cinar's visually striking film explores life in the Kurdish Yazidi
community of eastern Turkey whose numbers have now decreased
to less than five hundred.
RIO CINEMA Monday 25th Feb 18.45
+ The Resting Room
THE STRANGER YABANCI
Özgür's parents left Turkey after the coup d’etat of 1980 and she has
been born and raised in Paris and has never visited Turkey.To fulfill her
father's last wish of being buried in his native land, she must visit her
parent's homeland for the first time.
RIO CINEMA Monday 25th Feb 14.15