Sofia and the Stubborn

  • December 7, 2013 / 14:00
  • December 14, 2013 / 16:00

Director: Andrés Burgos Vallejo
Genre: Comedy / Fiction
Cast: Carmen Maura, Gustavo Angarita, Constanza Duque, Julián Arango, Carlos Manuel Vega, Jair Romero, Eva María González
Colombia 84’, 2013, color
Spanish with Turkish subtitles

This is the story of an old lady who lives in a cold and quiet village in the Andes and has never seen the sea. For many years her husband has promised to take her to the Caribbean, but the plans are always thwarted for different reasons. Finally one day Sofia begins the journey alone, leaving her husband immersed in domestic life without her. During her trip to the coast, she comes to know different characters who share new experiences that make her see life in a different way.

The Hidden Face

The Hidden Face

Crab Trap

Crab Trap

Fat, Bald and Short Man

Fat, Bald and Short Man

Sofia and the Stubborn

Sofia and the Stubborn

Trailer

Sofia and the Stubborn

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.

Andy Warhol’s Screen Tests

Andy Warhol’s Screen Tests

Between 1963 and 1966 Andy Warhol worked at making film portraits of all sorts of characters linked to New York art circles. Famous people and anonymous people were filmed by Andy Warhol’s 16 mm camera, for almost four minutes, without any instructions other than ‘to get in front of the camera’.

Istanbul-Paris-Istanbul: Mario Prassinos

Istanbul-Paris-Istanbul: Mario Prassinos

Mario Prassinos liked Istanbul more than the current Istanbulites of today. It is obvious that you can understand this from the article written by her daughter Catherine Prassinos in the Pera Museum's book on the artist.