Charlie Chaplin Shorts

Director: Mabel Normand / Mack Sennett
Cast: Charlie Chaplin, Mabel Normand
1914, Black & White, DVD
Restoration: Cineteca di Bologna Music: Uninvited Jazz Band

The festival has prepared a special programme for two ground-breaking names in silent cinema/ comedy. The programme pays tribute to Charlie Chaplin and Buster Keaton. The programme combines a selection of short movies from the debut year of Chaplin in Keystone Studios and the latest restoration of Buster Keaton’s ‘One Week’.

Films:
Mabel's Strange Predicament
Mabel's Busy Day
Caught in a Cabaret
The Fatal Mallet

The film will be introduced by Jay Weissberg.

For further info about İstanbul Silent Cinema Days, please click here.

(Sur)real Colors

(Sur)real Colors

Fantasia of Color in Early Cinema

Fantasia of Color in Early Cinema

Nathan the Wise

Nathan the Wise

Different from the Others

Different from the Others

Views of Ottoman Empire Selection

Views of Ottoman Empire Selection

Charlie Chaplin Shorts

Charlie Chaplin Shorts

One Week

One Week

Hundred Year Old Films for Pera Museum's 10th Year Fantasia of Color

Hundred Year Old Films for Pera Museum's 10th Year Fantasia of Color

Serpent Head

Serpent Head

The Greek god Apollo and his son Asklepios presided over the realm of medicine and healing. Apollo was also the god of light and sun, whose solar symbolism and association with medicine would become linked to Christ the Physician, and the resurrected.

Midnight Horror Stories: <br> Witches’ Sun <br> Mehmet Berk Yaltırık

Midnight Horror Stories:
Witches’ Sun
Mehmet Berk Yaltırık

I walk over rocks hot as iron under the September sun. I can make out a few lines in the distance, and a few cracked rocks, but apart from those, not a single tree, not one plant

Félix Ziem (1821-1911) A nomadic, unclassifiable, and eccentric artist

Félix Ziem (1821-1911) A nomadic, unclassifiable, and eccentric artist

French artist Félix Ziem is one of the most original landscape painters of the 19thcentury. 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.