Festival Diary Feb28
BEYOND THE HILL TEPENİN ARDI
The serenity of a summer’s day in an isolated Anatolian valley is
gradually broken by intruders from beyond the hills in Emin Alper's
striking and intriguing mixture of atmospheric thriller, contemporary
Western, psychological drama, family secrets and political allegory.
CINE LUMIERE Thursday 28th Feb 20.30
LOVE AND REVOLUTION AŞK VE DEVRİM
1990's left wing student activism is the background of director Serkan
Acar and writer M. Serhan Turhanlı's look at the often impossible
choice to be made between the personal and the greater good.
RIO CINEMA Thursday 28th Feb 16.15
TO BETTER DAYS GÜZEL GÜNLER GÖRECEĞİZ
Eighteen year-old Cumali kills his sister in accordance with traditional
honour codes. Ali loses his professional boxing license because of his
involvement in illegal street fights.
RIO CINEMA Thursday 28th Feb 20.45
YOUR BEAUTY IS WORTH NOTHING GÜZELLİĞİN ON PARA ETMEZ
Huseyin Tabak's debut feature is an elegant, moving and cliche free
story, told from a 12-year Turkish boy's perspective as he and his
family deal with life as immigrants newly arrived in Vienna.
RIO CINEMA Thursday 28th Feb 18.30
+ Turkish Dream
THE MULETEERS KATIRCILAR
A rare chance to see one of the great classics of Turkish cinema and
a film which provided this year’s LTFF Lifetime Achievement Award
winner Kadir İnanır with one of his most powerful and memorable roles.
RIO CINEMA Thursday 28th Feb 13.45