7 Days

  • November 11, 2018 / 15:00
  • November 24, 2018 / 16:00

Directors: Ronit Elkabetz, Shlomi Elkabetz
Cast: Ronit Elkabetz, Moshe Ivgy, Yaël Abecassis, Albert Iluz
Israel, 2008, 104',  color
French, Arabic, Hebrew with Turkish subtitles

It is 1991 in the midst of the first Gulf War and Israel is under daily missile attacks. But in the Ohayon family, tragedy has hit in more mundane circumstances as beloved Maurice, one of nine brothers and sisters, has suddenly died. The family gathers for the traditional seven days of mourning (shiva) in which they are not allowed to leave the house. The intensity of this situation is a catalyst for more than just emotional support and communal grief. Jealousy, gossip, long term rivalry and financial problems come to the fore, as each of the siblings is faced with his frustrated ambitions.

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Sh’Chur

Sh’Chur

Late Marriage

Late Marriage

Or (My Treasure)

Or (My Treasure)

To Take a Wife

To Take a Wife

The Band's Visit

The Band's Visit

7 Days

7 Days

Jaffa

Jaffa

The Flood

The Flood

Gett: The Trial of Viviane Amsalem

Gett: The Trial of Viviane Amsalem

“My body is my sculpture” <br> Louise Bourgeois

“My body is my sculpture”
Louise Bourgeois

Pera Museum, in collaboration with Istanbul Foundation for Culture and Arts (İKSV), is one of the main venues for this year’s 15th Istanbul Biennial from 16 September to 12 November 2017. Through the biennial, we will be sharing detailed information about the artists and the artworks. 

Fluid Identities  Creating an Identity / Hybrid Identities

Fluid Identities Creating an Identity / Hybrid Identities

A firm believer in the idea that a collection needs to be upheld at least by four generations and comparing this continuity to a relay race, Nahit Kabakcı began creating the Huma Kabakcı Collection from the 1980s onwards. Today, the collection can be considered one of the most important and outstanding examples among the rare, consciously created, and long-lasting ones of its kind in Turkey.

Giacometti in Paris

Giacometti in Paris

The second part of exhibition illustrates Alberto Giacometti’s relations with Post-Cubist artists and the Surrealist movement between 1922 and 1935, one of the important sculptures series he created during his first years in Paris, and the critical role he played in the art scene of the period.