35th Istanbul Film Festival
Talk Series

April 9 - April 16, 2016

Pera Film hosts a series of events in the context of the 35th Istanbul Film Festival, organized by the Istanbul Foundation for Culture and Arts (IKSV).

Workshop
Burak Göral’s Guide to Selecting Films for Children
09 April 2016 Saturday / 13:00       
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Festival Talks
Ali Kazma ve Mari Spirito
09 April 2016 Saturday / 16:00 
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Festival Talks
How are Moments of Historical Transition Reverberated on Film?
Gianfranco Rosi, Jakob Brossmann, Melis Behlil 
10 April 2016 Sunday /18:30
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Festival Talks
Suzan Avcı and Murathan Mungan
13 April 2016 Wednesday / 16:30
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Panel Discussion
The Future of Documentary-Making in Turkey

Panelists: Necati Sönmez, Reyan Tuvi, Can Candan
Moderator: Tül Akbal
16 April 2016 Saturday / 17:00
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The Future of Documentary-Making in Turkey

The Future of Documentary-Making in Turkey

Pera Film hosts a series of events in the context of the 35th Istanbul Film Festival, organized by the Istanbul Foundation for Culture and Arts (IKSV). As part of the event series, Necati Sönmez, Reyan Tuvi, Can Candan come together with moderator Tül Akbal for a panel discussion on Saturday, April 16th at 17:00.

Suzan Avcı and Murathan Mungan

Suzan Avcı and Murathan Mungan

Pera Film hosts a series of events in the context of the 35th Istanbul Film Festival, organized by the Istanbul Foundation for Culture and Arts (IKSV). As part of Festival Talks, Suzan Avcı and Murathan Mungan come together on Wednesday, April 13th at 16:30.

How are Moments of Historical Transition Reverberated on Film?<br/>Gianfranco Rosi, Jakob Brossmann, Melis Behlil

How are Moments of Historical Transition Reverberated on Film?
Gianfranco Rosi, Jakob Brossmann, Melis Behlil

Pera Film hosts a series of events in the context of the 35th Istanbul Film Festival, organized by the Istanbul Foundation for Culture and Arts (IKSV). As part of Festival Talks, Gianfranco Rosi, Jakob Brossmann and Melis Behlil come together on Sunday, April 10th at 18:00.

Burak Göral’s Guide to Selecting Films for Children

Burak Göral’s Guide to Selecting Films for Children

Pera Film hosts a series of events in the context of the 35th Istanbul Film Festival, organized by the Istanbul Foundation for Culture and Arts (IKSV). “Burak Göral’s Guide to Selecting Films for Children” workshop will be held on Saturday, April 9th at 13:00.

Ali Kazma and Mari Spirito

Ali Kazma and Mari Spirito

Pera Film hosts a series of events in the context of the 35th Istanbul Film Festival, organized by the Istanbul Foundation for Culture and Arts (IKSV). As part of Festival Talks, Ali Kazma and Mari Spirito come together on Saturday, April 9th at 16:00.

The First Nudes

The First Nudes

Men were the first nudes in Turkish painting. The majority of these paintings were academic studies executed in oil paint; they were part of the education of artists that had finally attained the opportunity to work from the live model. The gender of the models constituted an obstacle in the way of characterizing these paintings as ‘nudes’. 

Kozbekçi Mustafa Ağa

Kozbekçi Mustafa Ağa

When Karl XII of Sweden was defeated by Tsar Peter the Great of Russia in 1709, he fled to the Ottoman Empire and settled in Bender with his entourage for five years.

A Solitary Eagle in the Sinai Desert

A Solitary Eagle in the Sinai Desert

John Frederick Lewis is considered one of the most important British Orientalist artists of the Victorian era. Pera Museum exhibited several of Lewis’ paintings as part of the Lure of the East exhibition in 2008 organized in collaboration with Tate Britain.