Turkey

Little Gandhi

Little Gandhi

Director: Sam Kadi
Year: 2016

Little Gandhi is a powerful documentary that follows the life of iconic Syrian peace activist Ghiyath "Little Gandhi" Matar, a key organizer of peaceful protests in his hometown of Daraya against one of the most vicious regimes in the 21st century,...

Little Gandhi

Takva: A Man's Fear of God

Takva: A Man's Fear of God

Director: Özer Kiziltan
Year: 2006

Muharrem (Erkan Can) lives a solitary existence, strictly adhering to the most severe Islamic doctrines. To his surprise, a religious leader hires him as a rent collector, where he is given Western-style suits, a cell phone and a car with a driver.

Takva: A Man's Fear of God

Times and Winds

Times and Winds

Director: Reha Erdem
Year: 2006

Winner of the Best Film and FIPRESCI prizes at the Istanbul International Film Festival, Reha Erdem's TIMES AND WINDS is a film "bewitched by the rhythms of everyday life" (The Village Voice). "MAGNIFICENT...A humanist epic!" - LA Weekly.

Times and Winds

Winter Sleep

Winter Sleep

Director: Nuri Bilge Ceylan
Year: 2014

Directed by the Turkish cinema master, Nuri Bilge Ceylan, this enthralling, brilliantly photographed film won the top prize at the 2014 Cannes Film Festival and was Turkey's entrant in the Oscar Best Foreign Language Film category. Ceylan's Once Upo...

Winter Sleep

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