FNE at Connecting Cottbus 2013: Blood Money

COTTBUS: A Kurdish construction worker in Istanbul fakes an accident resulting in his death in order to help his family obtain “blood money” from the company to secure a home…
18-11-2013

FNE at Istanbul FF 2013: Prize winners and Emek protests

ISTANBUL: The 32nd Istanbul Film Festival held from 30 March to 14 April 2013 finished last night after a tumultuous two weeks that saw protests over the closure of the…
15-04-2013 m

FESTIVALS: Istanbul 2013 Competition Announced

Thirteen films, including two Turkish films, will compete in the International Competition of the 32nd Istanbul Film Festival organised by the Istanbul Foundation of Culture and Arts (İKSV) and running…
07-03-2013

FNE at Connecting Cottbus: Motherland

COTTBUS: Turkish writer/director Senem Tüzen will make her feature film debut with Motherland, a struggle between a traditionalist mother and daughter, who moves to the city.
23-11-2012

FESTIVALS: Festival on Wheels Announces 2012 Programme

ANKARA: The 18th Festival on Wheels (www.festivalonwheels.org), 30 November – 10 December 2012, unveiled nine outstanding films that will screen in the Turkish Cinema 2012 section.
15-11-2012

Golden Boll FF 2012: Festival winners

ADANA: Voice of My Father by Orhan Eskikoy and Zeynel Dogan has won the Best Film and Best Screenplay awards at the 19th Adana Golden Boll International Film Festival.
24-09-2012

Golden Boll Film Festival: Where the Fire Burns

ADANA: Where the Fire Burns, the last part of Ismail Gunes’ Place Trilogy, screens in the Turkish National Competition. The film was released theatrically in Turkey on 5 May 2012…
21-09-2012

Golden Boll Film Festival: Somewhere in Between

ADANA: Three years after her San Sebastian winner Pandora’s Box director Yesem Ustaoglu brings Somewhere in Between to the Turkish National Competition of the Golden Boll film festival.
21-09-2012

Golden Boll Film Festival: Watchtower

ADANA: Watchtower screens in the Turkish National Competition of the Golden Boll Film Festival, after having its world premiere at the 2012 Toronto Film Festival, in the Contemporary World Cinema…
20-09-2012

FNE at Golden Boll Film Festival: New Demirkubuz film Inside

ADANA: Inside, which screens in the Turkish National Competition of the Golden Boll Film Festival, had its premiere at the 31st Istanbul Film Festival where it received five awards, including…
14-09-2012

Golden Boll Film Festival: The Stranger

ADANA: The Stranger will have its world premiere in the Turkish National Competition of the Golden Boll Film Festival. It will be released in Turkey on 21 December 2012.
13-09-2012

FNE at Golden Boll Film Festival: Winds

ADANA: Winds will have its world premiere in the Turkish National Competition of the 2012 Golden Boll Film Festival.
12-09-2012

FNE at Golden Boll Film Festival: Where is My Mother Tongue?

ADANA: Where is My Mother Tongue had its world premiere in the 2012 Istanbul Film Festival’s main competition.
11-09-2012

FNE at the Golden Boll Film Festival: The Circle

ADANA: The Circle is the latest film from Dervis Zaim, whose previous films, made over the last 20 years, include Waiting for Heaven, Dot and Somersault in a Coffin.
10-09-2012

FNE at the Golden Boll Film Festival: Saint Ayse

ADANA: Saint Ayse directed by Elfe Uluc will make its premiere in the Turkish National Competition of the Golden Boll Film Festival.
07-09-2012

FNE at Golden Boll Film Festival: Night of Silence

ADANA: Night of Silence, which screens in the Turkish National Competition of the Golden Boll Film Festival, had its world premiere at the 2012 Berlin Film Festival’s Generation section where…
07-09-2012

FNE at the Golden Boll Film Festival: Know My Name

ADANA: Know My Name will have its world premiere in the Turkish National Competition of the Golden Boll film festival.
06-09-2012

FNE at the Golden Boll Film Festival: Load

ADANA: The latest film from veteran director Erdan Kiral, Load, screens in the Turkish National Competition of the Golden Boll film festival.
06-09-2012

FNE at Golden Boll FF: National Competition lineup announced

ADANA: Fourteen Turkish films were selected from 42 applicants to screen in the 19th Golden Boll National Feature competition (17-23 September 2012, www.altinkozafestivali.org.tr), vying for 350,000 TL in prizes.
05-09-2012

FNE at Golden Boll Film Festival: Present Tense

ADANA: Present Tense competes in the Golden Boll after its premiered at the 2012 Istanbul Film Festival where it won the ‘Best female performance in a leading role’ award.
05-09-2012