Past Event

Turkey Through its Cinema: "O Beautiful Istanbul" (1966)

March 4, 2022
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Turkey through its Cinema

Organized by Zeynep Çelik and A. Tunç Şen
Columbia Global Centers | Istanbul and Sakıp Sabancı Center for Turkish Studies offer a series of conversations on Turkish Cinema during the academic year 2021-2022. Bringing eminent film critics, writers, scholars, and filmmakers together, the conversations will focus on critically acclaimed films, highlighting their global significance and their power to portray Turkey's realities. The three films to be discussed in the Spring semester reflect the socio-cultural and political predicaments of Turkey since the 1960s and represent its rich cinematographic tradition.

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All events will be held virtually via Zoom.

This event series is co-sponsored by the Sakıp Sabancı Center for Turkish Studies & Columbia Global Centers | Istanbul.