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

From the Age of Reason to the “Tortoise Trainer”

From the Age of Reason to the “Tortoise Trainer”

A Salon exhibition held in the Grand Palais in Paris on May 1, 1906 showcased an Ottoman painting. This was Osman Hamdi Bey’s famous “Tortoise Trainer”. 

A Photographer’s Biography Ali Sami Aközer

A Photographer’s Biography Ali Sami Aközer

Ali Sami is born in Rusçuk in 1866, and moves to İstanbul. Because his family is registered in the Beylerbeyi quarter of Üsküdar, Ali Sami is also called Üsküdarlı Ali Sami. He graduates from the Mühendishane-i Berri-i Hümayun in 1866 and becomes a teacher of painting and photography at the school.

Los Caprichos

Los Caprichos

It can be seen how Goya gradually and constantly investigated all the technical possibilities of creative engraving from etching to lithography.