I’m Here! III
World AIDS Day

December 1 - December 14, 2019

Pera Film’s special film program dedicated to the World AIDS Day, I’m Here!, continues, with this year’s iteration set to take place between December 1 and December 14. The program will present a collection of seven short films by Visual AIDS, a contemporary art organization established in 1988 and committed to spreading awareness on AIDS/HIV, that explore the impact of arts on activism, alongside videos, experimental shorts and documentaries by various artists from the 80s to today.

This program’s screenings are free admissions. Drop in, no reservations. As per legal regulations, all our screenings are restricted to persons over 18 years of age, unless stated otherwise.

#WorldAIDSDay

in collaboration

December 1

19:00 Still Beginning

December 5

19:00 (In) Visible Women

19:00 Sea in the Blood

December 6

21:00 Still Beginning

December 7

15:00 They are lost to vision altogether

December 10

19:00 (In) Visible Women

19:00 Sea in the Blood

December 14

15:00 They are lost to vision altogether

They are lost to vision altogether

They are lost to vision altogether

(In) Visible Women

(In) Visible Women

Sea in the Blood

Sea in the Blood

I Remember: A Film About Joe Brainard

I Remember: A Film About Joe Brainard

Still Beginning

Still Beginning

I’m Here! III
World AIDS Day

Pera Film’s special film program dedicated to the World AIDS Day, I’m Here!, continues.

It’s better to burn out than to fade away

It’s better to burn out than to fade away

In 1962 Philip Corner, one of the most prominent members of the Fluxus movement, caused a great commotion in serious music circles when during a performance entitled Piano Activities he climbed up onto a grand piano and began to kick it while other members of the group attacked it with saws, hammers and all kinds of other implements.

Five Unmissable Istanbul Paintings of Félix Ziem

Five Unmissable Istanbul Paintings of Félix Ziem

The exhibition Wanderer on the Sea of Light presents Ziem as an artist who left his mark on 19th century painting and who is mostly known for his paintings of Istanbul and Venice, where the city and the sea are intertwined. Take a look at this 5 unmissable Istanbul paintings from the exhibition!

From Cypresses to Turkish Landscapes

From Cypresses to Turkish Landscapes

Among the most interesting themes in the oeuvre of Prassinos are cypresses, trees, and Turkish landscapes. The cypress woods in Üsküdar he saw every time he stepped out on the terrace of their house in İstanbul or the trees in Petits Champs must have been strong images of childhood for Prassinos.