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CLAIR OBSCUR | Terredut  (2016) | TIFF 2016

CLAIR OBSCUR | Terredut (2016) | TIFF 2016

Filmuforia September 11, 2016 Comments Off on CLAIR OBSCUR | Terredut (2016) | TIFF 2016

Dir.: Yesim Ustaglu; Cast: Funda Eryigit, Ecem Uzum, Mehmet Kurtulus, Okan Yalabik, Serkan Kesucin, Sema Poyraz 100min | Turkey/Poland/France 2016 | Drama Writer/director Ysim Ustaglu is known for her soulful portraits of characters in

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Abluka | Frenzy (2015) |

Abluka | Frenzy (2015) |

Filmuforia June 26, 2016 Comments Off on Abluka | Frenzy (2015) |

Writer|Director: Emin Alper Cast: Mehmet Ozgur, Berkay Ates, Tülin Özen, Ozan Akbaba Drama  Turkish with subtitles Mehmet Ozgur played the central role in writer|director Emin Alper’s stunning debut Beyond the Hill. Here he is

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Mustang (2015)

Mustang (2015)

Filmuforia May 8, 2016 Comments Off on Mustang (2015)

Director: Deniz Gamze Erguven Cast: Günes Sensoy, Doga Zeyneb Doguslu, Tugba Sunguroglu, Elit Iscan, Ilayda Akdogan; Nihal G. Kolda, Ayberk Pekcan 97min | Drama | France/ Turkey/Germany/Qatar. First time feature film director Deniz Gamze

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Ivy (2015) | East End Film Festival | Best Feature

Ivy (2015) | East End Film Festival | Best Feature

Filmuforia July 13, 2015 Comments Off on Ivy (2015) | East End Film Festival | Best Feature

Dir.: Tolga Karaçelik Cast: Osman Alkas, Kadir Cermik, Nadir Saribacak, Ozgur Emre Yildirim, Hakan Karsak, Seyithan Ozturk Turkey 2015,104 min Thriller | Horror Tolga Karacelik (Toll Booth) seems to tell a straight story about

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Gittiler ‘Sair ve Mechul’ | Gone: The other and Unknown | LTFF 2015

Gittiler ‘Sair ve Mechul’ | Gone: The other and Unknown | LTFF 2015

Filmuforia May 8, 2015 Comments Off on Gittiler ‘Sair ve Mechul’ | Gone: The other and Unknown | LTFF 2015

Writer| Director: Kenan Korkmaz Cast: Oyku Peksel, Sonya Akay, Yuhannun Akay, Selin Koseoglu, Ruhi Sari 97min  Drama   Turkish with English subs Kenan Korkmaz’s second feature is a doomladen affair that follows two Assyrian

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Song of My Mother | Klama Dayika Min | LTFF 2015 |

Song of My Mother | Klama Dayika Min | LTFF 2015 |

Filmuforia May 4, 2015 Comments Off on Song of My Mother | Klama Dayika Min | LTFF 2015 |

Director: Erol Mintaş Writer: Erol Mintaş Cast: Feyyaz Duman, Zübeyde Ronahi, Nesrin Cavadzade Turkey/France/Germany Drama 103 min 2014 The diasporic, purgatorial character of the present-day Kurdish identity is both the forefront and subtext of

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Until I lose My Breath (2015) | Nefesim Kesilene Kadar | LTFF 2015

Until I lose My Breath (2015) | Nefesim Kesilene Kadar | LTFF 2015

Filmuforia May 4, 2015 Comments Off on Until I lose My Breath (2015) | Nefesim Kesilene Kadar | LTFF 2015

Writer/Director: Emine Emel Balci Cast: Esme Madra, Riza Akin, Gizem Denizci, Sema Kecik 94min  Drama  Turkish with subtitles In poor district of Istanbul Emine Emel Balci’s sure-footed feature debut, UNTIL I LOSE MY BREATH,

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Eye Am (2014) | GÖZÜMÜN NURU | LTFF 2015

Eye Am (2014) | GÖZÜMÜN NURU | LTFF 2015

Filmuforia April 30, 2015 Comments Off on Eye Am (2014) | GÖZÜMÜN NURU | LTFF 2015

Dir.: Hakki Kurtulus, Melik Saracoglu; Cast: Melik Saracoglu, Bilgin Saracoglu, Ismail Saracoglu, Öykü Altuntas Turkey/France 2013, 78 min. Co-directors Kurtulus and Saracoglu (Orada) have found an original way to tackle a serious topic: Melik

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Sivas (2014) | London Turkish Film Festival 2015

Sivas (2014) | London Turkish Film Festival 2015

Filmuforia April 29, 2015 Comments Off on Sivas (2014) | London Turkish Film Festival 2015

Director|Writer: Kaan Müdjeci Cast: Dogan Izci, Okan Avci, Cakir, Ozan Celik, Ezgi Ergin, Banu Fotocan Drama  Turkish with subtitles Kaan Mujdeci’s brave feature debut has a fresh and feral feel to it but don’t

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Thou Gild’st the Even | Sen Aydinlatirsin Geceyi (2013) | LTFF 2015

Thou Gild’st the Even | Sen Aydinlatirsin Geceyi (2013) | LTFF 2015

Filmuforia April 26, 2015 Comments Off on Thou Gild’st the Even | Sen Aydinlatirsin Geceyi (2013) | LTFF 2015

Director|Writer: Onur Unlu Cast: Ali Atay, Tansu Bicer, Cengiz Bozkurt, Asil Buyukozcelik, Demet Eygar 107mins  Fantasy Drama   Turkish with subtitles Man is Created By Anxiety – Euripides Taking its name from Shakespeare’s 28th

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