As if its industry wasn't impressive enough, half of the films at this year's Vancouver Turkish Film Festival were made by women.
The Vancouver Turkish Film Festival runs from December 4 to 7 at the Vancity Theatre. Find our coverage of the fest below.
Movie Features Dec 2
In a post–Anatolian Star Wars era, this year’s Turkish Film Festival shows the best cinema the country has to offer Movie Reviews Dec 2
A cargo ship is left stranded on the way to Egypt when the company goes bankrupt. Movie Reviews Dec 2
Senem Tüzen’s debut film sees the ancient world implacably encroaching on the modern to an extent that eventually drives an exasperated Nesrin to a nightmarish act of protest. Movie Reviews Dec 2
While the Istanbul-based industry boomed (and even when it didn’t), Turkish filmmakers made deliriously strange Z-movies for uneducated, movie-crazy audiences in the provinces.