Antalya’s Altın Portakal (Golden Orange) International Film Festival after new Antalya Mayor Menderes Türel came to the post following the March 30 local elections have been clarified as the festival prepares to launch its 51st edition with a brand new team and mindset
“The Space Between: A Panorama of Cinema in Turkey” promises to be a nicely-rounded overview of Turkish Cinema from the late Fifties to the present. Yılanların Öcü (Revenge of the Snakes) and Susuz Yaz (Dry Summer), both excellent black and white rural melodramas by Metin Erksan, testify to the (belated) Neo-Realist influence with a socially critical bent on the Turkish art films…
Turkish Cinema from an American Perspective. Episode 1: Dunyayı Kurtaran Adam (Turkish Star Wars). Video and Transcript
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A film titled Sihirbazlar Kralı Mandrake Kiling’in Peşinde which was one of 10,000 lost films in Turkish cinema before being re-found and restored, was screened at the Fantasturka Turkish Films Festival over the weekend.