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Alexander Sokurov And Nuri Bilge Ceylan Join The Doha Film Institute's Qumra Event As Masters

Revered Russian auteur Alexander Sokurov (“Francofonia”) (pictured) and Turkey’s pluriprized Nuri Bilge Ceylan (“Winter Sleep”) have joined Japan’s Naomi Kawase and Argentina’s Lucrecia Martel as masters of the Doha Film Institute’s innovative Qumra event which blends creative workshop and festival elements. 206 more words


Five For Friday: Ten Years In Turkish Cinema.

/photo: Winter Sleep snapshot/

If I write that Turkish cinema is on the rise, that it is original and compelling, often beautiful and poetic – I wouldn’t be saying anything new. 1,694 more words

Art Of Resistance

Contemporary Istanbul 2015

The 10th edition of Contemporary Istanbul will run from 12th November to 15th showcasing 102 galleries with photographic works on show from artists such as Steve McCurry, Rainer Elstermann, Flora Borsi (above), Nuri Bilge Ceylan, Ceylan Atuk, Shai Ignatz and Julian Lennon. 9 more words


0397 | Bir Zamanlar Anadolu’da (Once Upon A Time In Anatolia)

Having watched Turkish filmmaker Nuri Bilge Ceylan’s Palme d’Or-winning Winter Sleep a couple of weeks ago I felt the need to see Once Upon A Time In Anatolia… 915 more words

Film Reviews

Nuri Bilge Ceylan - Panoramik Bakış(Panoramic Eye) Exhibition

Nuri Bilge Ceylan is one of the famous film directors o my country. He is also a photographer, and at CerModern there was an exhibition.

0386 | Kış Uykusu (Winter Sleep)

With this long, slow Palme d’Or-winning family drama Nuri Bilge Ceylan returns to the same central Anatolian steppe setting of Once Upon A Time In Anatolia… 751 more words

Film Reviews

Elective Affinities XXII: The Tired Horse

Once in a while, a film comes across that is different from other films. Simple on the surface, almost unassuming, it builds the story and the characters that inhabit its universe block by block.  200 more words