No Corpse Dumping / Cordelias / Sad Monsters

Sad Monsters

2013, Blu-Ray, Color, 30’, Polish, English Subtitled, Poland
Director: Justyna Tafel Cast: Basia Kubiak, Piotr Glowacki, Iwona Karlicka

A different world from the eye of a young girl believing that she herself is a princess and her father is a knight fighting against evil monsters. As each day she approaches another step the magical limits of our childhood, the young girl asks the audience: Is the world composed of what we believe or can it be different from what we believe?

Cordelias

2013, Blu-Ray, Color, 25’, Spanish, English Subtitled, Spain
Director: Gracia Querejeta, Cast: Jazmín Abuin, Arantxa Arangúren, Aránzazu Duque

Ten women sentenced for different crimes stage a play that might be a therapy for their frustrations and a way by which they might get adapted to society. Besides, they would leave the prison and tour entire Spain.

No Corpse Dumping

2014, Blu-Ray, Color, 18’, Spanish, English Subtitled, Spain
Director: Clara Bilbao, Cast: Maria Botto, Juan Luis Cano, José Cordera

It is 2029. Daughter of Nati and Tomas is about to die… Burial services are very expensive. It is forbidden to burn dead bodies because of environmental pollution. The new law prohibits carrying funerals from cities to village cemeteries. Nati and Tomas don’t know what to do.

The Lost Honor of Katharina Blum

The Lost Honor of Katharina Blum

Reel Herstory: Real History of Reel Women

Reel Herstory: Real History of Reel Women

No Corpse Dumping / Cordelias / Sad Monsters

No Corpse Dumping / Cordelias / Sad Monsters

Vulva 3.0

Vulva 3.0

The Truth Beneath The Ground Guatemala, Silenced Genocide

The Truth Beneath The Ground Guatemala, Silenced Genocide

Kiki of Montparnesse / NewBorns / Blue Blue Sky / #SlutWalkNYC / Cousin Bert / The Centipede and The Toad

Kiki of Montparnesse / NewBorns / Blue Blue Sky / #SlutWalkNYC / Cousin Bert / The Centipede and The Toad

A Cup of Turkish Coffee / Doodle / Child’s Play / Ziazan

A Cup of Turkish Coffee / Doodle / Child’s Play / Ziazan

Hijabi Girls / The Easter Crumble / The Vast Landscape-Porcelain Stories / Matilde The Big Shake / Pulse

Hijabi Girls / The Easter Crumble / The Vast Landscape-Porcelain Stories / Matilde The Big Shake / Pulse

Piecemeal Ostim

Piecemeal Ostim

Marussia

Marussia

Diyar

Diyar

Blue Wave

Blue Wave

#VideoPopPera A Special Exhibition Tour

#VideoPopPera A Special Exhibition Tour

Pera Museum’s Instagram account was taken over by “This is Not A Love Song” exhibition’s project managers Fatma Çolakoğlu and Ulya Soley! 

Journey to the East

Journey to the East

Pera Museum presents an exhibition of French artist Félix Ziem, one of the most original landscape painters of the 19th century. This week we are sharing Ziem’s work inspired by Istanbul and “the East”! 

Midnight Horror Stories:  The Moon Pool

Midnight Horror Stories: The Moon Pool

Pera Museum Blog is launching a new series of creepy stories in collaboration with Turkey’s Fantasy and Science Fiction Arts Association (FABISAD). The Association’s member writers are presenting newly commissioned short horror stories inspired by the artworks of Mario Prassinos as part of the Museum’s In Pursuit of an Artist: Istanbul-Paris-Istanbul exhibition. The fourth story is by Işın Beril Tetik! The stories will be published online throughout the exhibition. Stay tuned!