Adana Golden Boll FF: Mar

Caner Erzincan's first film Mar will make its premiere in the Turkish national competition of the Adana Golden Bull Film Festival (17-25 September 2011, www.goldenbollfilmfestival.com).
15-09-2011

Adana Golden Boll FF: Loser's Club

Loser's Club, which was released on 25 March 2011 in Turkey, was the seventh spot most popular Turkish film in 2011. Attendance reached nearly 500,000, with 4.5 million Turkish Liras…
15-09-2011

Adana Golden Boll FF 2011: Country Problem

The Turkish national competition at the Adana Golden Boll film festival (15-25 September 2011, www.goldenbollfilmfestival.com) will screen Country Problem, a film that had little impact on the box office. It…
14-09-2011

Adana Golden Boll FF 2011: Body

Body, the feature film debut from Mustafa Nuri, competes in the Turkish national film competition of the Adana Golden Boll film festival (15-25 September 2011, www.goldenbollfilmfestival.com), after making its world…
14-09-2011

Adana Golden Boll FF 2011: Hidden Lives

Hidden Lives, a directing debut film from Ahmet Haluk Unal, screens in the Turkish competition section of the Adana Film Festival (17-25 September 2011, www.altinkozafestivali.org.tr).
13-09-2011

FESTIVALS: Adana Announces Turkish Competition

ISTANBUL: The 18th Adana Golden Boll Film Festival (20 - 25 September 2011, www.goldenbollfilmfestival.com) for will screen 14 films in the national film competition with 350,000 Turkish Liras award for…
11-09-2011

Turkish Grants Announced

ISTANBUL: Slightly over $1 million (1.272 million TL) has been distributed to the following films in the summer round of grants from the Turkish Ministry of Culture:
05-09-2011

Local films dominate box office in Turkey

ISTANBUL: Turkish films continue to dominate at the local box office with domestic productions taking seven out of the top ten slots for the first six months of 2011. The…
27-07-2011

Turkey Gives Grants to 29 Films

ISTANBUL: The Turkish Ministry of Culture has awarded 6.45 million TL (just over $4 million) in grants to 29 films and directors with film projects.
06-07-2011

FNE at Istanbul IFF 2011: Prize winners

ISTANBUL: The 30th edition of the Istanbul International Film Festival (www.iksv.org) awarded its top prize, the Golden Tulip for the International Competition, to Egyptian director Ahmad Abdalla's Microphone. The Special…
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FNE at Istanbul IFF 2011: New projects score development funding

ISTANBUL: Development funding for a number of new feature film projects was announced at the Istanbul IFF (http://film.iksv.org/trrnfor ) Meetings on the Bridge industry event last night. The new Turkish…
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FESTIVALS: FNE at Istanbul IFF: Ecumenopolis: City Without Limits

The documentary film Ecumenopolis: City Without Limits, makes its world premiere at the Istanbul Film Festival as the final screening in the National Competition.
13-04-2011

FESTIVALS: FNE at Istanbul IFF: Our Grand Despair

Seyfi Teoman's Our Grand Despair, which premiered at the Berlin Film Festival, received both the Best Film award and the Film Critics' Choice award at the Turkey/German Film Festival in…
12-04-2011

FESTIVALS: FNE at Istanbul IFF: Press

Press had its world premiere at the Antalya Golden Orange Film Festival in October 2010, and was released in Turkish cinemas on 18 March 2011. The film received the Special…
12-04-2011

FESTIVALS: FNE at Istanbul IFF: Hair

Hair had its world premiere in competition at the Locarno Film Festival in August 2010, with the Turkish premiere following in October at the Antalya Golden Orange Film Festival, where…
11-04-2011

FESTIVALS: FNE at Istanbul IFF: Toll Booth

Toll Booth is the debut film by director Tolga Karacelik. It received the Best First Film, Best Actor, and Best Cinematography awards at the Antalya Golden Orange Film Festival in…
11-04-2011

FESTIVALS: FNE at Istanbul IFF 2011: White as Snow

White as Snow, the feature film directing debut of Selim Gunes, competes in the national competition at Istanbul after receiving awards at two previous Turkish festivals. It received the Best…
10-04-2011

FESTIVALS: FNE at Istanbul IFF2011: Merry-Go-Round

Merry-Go-Round directed by Ilksen Basarir screens in the Istanbul national film competition following its theatrical release in Turkey on 1 April 2011. The film had its world premiere at the…
10-04-2011

FESTIVALS: FNE at Istanbul IFF: Zephyr

Zephyr screens in the Turkish national film competition after making its world premiere at the 2010 Toronto Film Festival in September.
07-04-2011

FESTIVALS: FNE at Istanbul IFF: The Plane Tree

After several months of pre-production, The Plane Tree began filming on 17 July 2010 for a period of nine weeks.
07-04-2011