I FLEW YOU STAYED BEN UÇTUM SEN KALDIN
The story about a confrontation and a reconciliation. It is Mizgin Müjde
Arslan's own story of the search for the father she never knew, a
journey which takes her from Mardin in South East Turkey to Maxmur
Refugee Camp in the Kurdish region of Northern Iraq.
+ Turkish: A+
One of the most controversial human rights issues in recent Turkish
history is the subject of journalist/director Ruhi Karadağ's powerful
Short Films and Documentaries
A BREATH WITH PINA BAUSCH PINA BAUSCH İLE BİR NEFES
A unique record of the visit to Istanbul in 2002 of legendary German
dancer and choreographer Pina Bausch, and her Tanztheater de
Wuppertal company, a visit which inspired the performance piece 'A
+ Sound of Istiklal + Life as a fable a narrative
A COOKIE TALE BİR KURABİYE MASALI
A tale of life, love and fortune cookies.
KING OF THE COTTON at Rio Cinema Sat 23 Feb 13.30 / Cert U
One door opens, another closes in this tale of an unwelcome return.
TO BETTER DAYS at Rio Cinema Thu 28 Feb 20.45 / PG
Matters of Life and Death
CANDLE TO WATER at Rio Cinema Tue 26 Feb 18.30 / PG
LIFE AS A FABLE A NARRATIVE BİR HAYATI MASAL GİBİ ANLATMAK
The story of actress and theatre director Jülide Kural, best known for
her role as 'İpek in the Turkish TV series 'Super Dad,' and the eight year
struggle to bring to the stage the life of Mexican painter Frida Kahlo.
+ Sound of Istiklal + A breath with Pina Bausch
Two different lives. One shattered mirror image.
THE STRANGER at Rio Cinema Mon 25 Feb 14.15 / Cert PG
SHIFT 12-48 VARDİYA 12-48
Two prison warders work different shift. Is their young son the real prisoner?
WHAT REMAINS at Rio Cinema Fri 22 Feb 15.45 / Cert PG
SOUND OF ISTIKLAL SUSMAZ SOKAK
A portrait of the street musicians of Istanbul: their daily lives, their
struggles and of course their music.
Pina + Fable at Rio Cinema Wed 27 Feb 13.30 / Cert PG
THE RESTING ROOM İSTİRAHAT ODASI
A chilling look at a Future World run by The State.
THE CIRCLE WITHIN at Rio Cinema Mon 25 Feb 18.45 / PG
TURKISH DREAM KAFES
The Perfect Family. Is that the Turkish Dream?
YOUR BEAUTY IS WORTH NOTHING at Rio Cinema Thu 28 Feb 18.30 / Cert PG
TURKISH: A+ TÜRKÇE: PEKİYİ
"In Turkish educational institutions no other language except for Turkish
can be taught to the citizens of Turkey." 2011 Law. A visit by several
generations of the same family to 100-year old Grandma Ayse, one of
the 15 million people for who whom Kurdish is the mother tongue turns
out to be a delightfully informative and instructive experience. "I don't
think it's a sin." Grandma Ayse.
I flew you stayed at Rio Cinema Sun 24 Feb 13.00 / Cert PG