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.
In a post–Anatolian Star Wars era, this year’s Turkish Film Festival shows the best cinema the country has to offer Movie Reviews
A cargo ship is left stranded on the way to Egypt when the company goes bankrupt. Movie Reviews
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
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.