A Tribute to Bergman
A Tribute to Bergman
December 14 - December 29, 2018

Pera Film closes 2018 with a tribute to Ingmar Bergman’s cinema on his centenary. Offering a program rich in films that have not been shown recently in Turkey.

Art, Technology, Society<br>Ars Electronica
Art, Technology, Society
Ars Electronica

December 7 - December 19, 2018

Pera Film presents a selection of films from last year’s Ars Electronica festival.

I’m Here! II<br> World AIDS Day
I’m Here! II
World AIDS Day

November 30 - December 9, 2018

Pera Film continues I’m Here!, the film program it launched for the World AIDS Day last year.

Beyond Boundaries: Ronit Elkabetz
Beyond Boundaries: Ronit Elkabetz
November 7 - November 28, 2018

Pera Film presents a selection of films to pay homage to Ronit Elkabetz who brought to life memorable female characters struggling for their liberty against the boundaries imposed by society.

Legacy of the Memory: Danis Tanović
Legacy of the Memory: Danis Tanović
October 18 - October 28, 2018

Tracing the cinematographic reflections of how rooting happens, how testimonials are told and how the remains of gradually eroding memories are remembered, Legacy of the Memory: Danis Tanovic program focuses on five films by the director.

Bauhaus: Beyond a School
Bauhaus: Beyond a School
October 14 - November 2, 2018

Pera Film tackles the creative relationship Bauhaus had with different disciplines while focusing on the generative works of artists and architects.

Life as School
Life as School
September 28 - November 4, 2018

Presented as part of this biennial aims to reflect on the methodologies and ways of implementation of cohabitation in society and how this trickles down into our private lives.

Where is the Playground?
Where is the Playground?
September 14 - October 7, 2018

Pera Film’s new season program Where is the Playground? tackles the notion of education, systems of learning, teaching, and growing pains.

Pride Week <br> Online Short Films Selection
Pride Week
Online Short Films Selection

June 28 - July 27, 2018

Pera Film is celebrating Pride Week with an online short films selection!

On the Beach
On the Beach
June 8 - July 28, 2018

Pera Film’s On the Beach journeys through the layered meanings of the beach and its representation on celluloid film.

Burkinabé Rising <br> The Art of Resistance in Burkina Faso
Burkinabé Rising
The Art of Resistance in Burkina Faso

May 30, 2018

Pera Film is hosting a special screening of the documentary Burkinabé Rising, a new documentary from Cultures of Resistance Films showcasing creative nonviolent resistance in Burkina Faso.

My Entire High School Sinking Into the Sea
My Entire High School Sinking Into the Sea
May 18 - May 19, 2018

Pera Film is celebrating National Youth and Sports Day with a special film: My Entire High School Sinking Into the Sea!

Dreaming Singapore
Dreaming Singapore
May 4 - May 20, 2018

Pera Film takes the audience on a cinematographic journey to discover the insights of the territory featured in Pera Museum’s Singapore Unseen exhibition.

Power of My Imagination! <br> For National Sovereignty and Children's Day
Power of My Imagination!
For National Sovereignty and Children's Day

April 21 - April 24, 2018

Pera Film is celebrating National Sovereignty and Children's Day with a short but sweet program rejoicing originality and creativity.

Barbara Hammer<br>Body Politics
Barbara Hammer
Body Politics

April 19 - May 25, 2018

Pera Film’s Barbara Hammer: Body Politics program presents the films and videos of the artist – Barbara Hammer, a pioneer in avant-garde filmmaking.

 National Short Film Competition <br> 37th Istanbul Film Festival
National Short Film Competition
37th Istanbul Film Festival

April 15, 2018

Pera Film is hosting 37th Istanbul Film Festival! As part of the festival Pera Film will be screening the National Short Film Competition, National Documentary Competition and the program Cinemania, as well as other screenings.

Cinemania<br> 37th Istanbul Film Festival
Cinemania
37th Istanbul Film Festival

April 6 - April 17, 2018

Originated from the love for the art of filmmaking, this section is constructed on “the passion for cinema,” “cinephilia,” and “Cinemania.”

National Documentary Competition <br> 37th Istanbul Film Festival
National Documentary Competition
37th Istanbul Film Festival

April 6 - April 17, 2018

Pera Film is hosting 37th Istanbul Film Festival! As part of the festival Pera Film will be screening the National Short Film Competition, National Documentary Competition and the program Cinemania, as well as other screenings.

37th Istanbul Film Festival
37th Istanbul Film Festival
April 6 - April 17, 2018

Pera Film is hosting 37th Istanbul Film Festival! As part of the festival Pera Film will be screening the National Short Film Competition, National Documentary Competition and the program Cinemania, as well as other screenings.

Gold Medal <br> Women in Sports
Gold Medal
Women in Sports

March 10 - April 28, 2018

The selection presents a diverse range of stories of female athletes with astounding compelling stories. From fiction to documentary the program Gold Medal: Women in Sports explores the strength and stamina of incredible women.

The Divided Self
The Divided Self
February 7 - March 4, 2018

As the exhibition Look At Me! delves deep into the form of the portrait through identity, representation and convention, Pera Film’s The Divided Self proposes a similar reflection through the subject of psychiatry in the moving image.

Silence and Light
Silence and Light
February 2 - March 4, 2018

The program Silence and Light is an homage to Louis Kahn’s work and legacy as well as architecture on film.

Meow! <br> Cat Got Your Tongue?
Meow!
Cat Got Your Tongue?

January 12 - February 4, 2018

Our new program for the New Year is a warm feline salute to one of the most intriguing and mystical creatures we know – cats!