Vincent Dieutre:
Exercises In Solitude
36th Istanbul Film Festival

April 11 - 15, 2017

Pera Film is hosting 36th Istanbul Film Festival! As part of the festival Pera Film will be screeningthe National Short Film Competition, the programs a good neighbor and Vincent Dieutre: Exercises in Solitude, as well as other screenings and events.

An utterly solitary cinematographer, who cannot possibly be compared to, nor of a school or movement he could be deemed a part of; an elegant, graceful, romantic narrator- director, whose obsession for Europe is now accepted as a form of resistance... Vincent Dieutre’s nine extraordinary, definitely avant-garde, strictly autobiographical films are presented as part of this year’s festival program.


Check out the details here.

April 11

16:00 My Winter Journey

19:00 Tenebrae Lessons

April 12

11:00 Roland Wounded

13:30 Bologna Centrale

16:00 Journey Into Post-History

April 13

11:00 Jaurès

13:30 Desolate Rome

16:00 Bonne Nouvelle

19:00 Trilogy of Our Lives Undone

April 14

11:00 Bologna Centrale

Bonne Nouvelle

13:30 Trilogy of Our Lives Undone

16:00 Tenebrae Lessons

19:00 My Winter Journey

April 15

11:00 Journey Into Post-History

13:30 Jaurès

16:00 Desolate Rome

19:00 Roland Wounded

Trilogy of Our Lives Undone

Trilogy of Our Lives Undone

Journey Into Post-History

Journey Into Post-History

Roland Wounded

Roland Wounded

Jaurès

Jaurès

Bologna Centrale

Bologna Centrale

My Winter Journey

My Winter Journey

Bonne Nouvelle

Bonne Nouvelle

Tenebrae Lessons

Tenebrae Lessons

Desolate Rome

Desolate Rome

Program Trailer

Vincent Dieutre:
Exercises In Solitude
36th Istanbul Film Festival

Vincent Dieutre’s nine extraordinary, definitely avant-garde, strictly autobiographical films are presented as part of this year’s festival program.

Jean-Léon Gérôme: Cultural Interactions in the Age of Change

Jean-Léon Gérôme: Cultural Interactions in the Age of Change

Jean-Léon Gérôme is among the most renowned artists of the second half of the 19th century. One of the most fervent advocates of academic painting, Gérôme declared a personal war against modern movements such as Impressionism. 

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.

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.