36th International Istanbul Film Festival

36th International Istanbul Film Festival, Turkey (April 5 - April 15, 2017)

Award CeremonyThe Award Ceremony. Pelin Esmer, the Turkish filmmaker, won the FIPRESCI Prize / National Tulip Competition for her film "Something Useful". On the photo with FIPRESCI General Secretary Klaus Eder. The Critics Prize for a film in the international competition: "In Between". Best short film: "Outskirts".

Festival: http://film.iksv.org/en 



In Between Bar Bahar In Between
(Israel, France, 2016, 102 mins) Jury: Klaus Eder (Germany) , Alberto Castellano (Italy) , Ofer Liebergall (Israel) , Ladislav Volko (Slovakia) , Abbas Bozkurt (Turkey) , Evrim Kaya (Turkey)

World Sales: Alma Cinema, T 33 1 5528 9700, sara@almacinema.com

Something Useful Ise varar bir sey Something Useful

by Pelin Esmer  

(Turkey, 2017, 104 mins)

World Sales: Sinefilm, info@sinefilm.com, www.sinefilm.com/tr/

Outskirts Hinterlant Outskirts

by Sinan Kesova  

(Turkey, 2017, Short film, 18 mins)

World Sales: Kamara Film, T +90 532 407 60 47, yoel@kamarafilm.com

Pressures of the Present, Trappings of the Past

by Abbas Bozkurt

There were plenty of films from debut directors which ... read more

Exercises in Solitude

by Alberto Castellano

The unique and inimitable oeuvre of French director Vi... read more

To Istanbul for the Film

by Ladislav Volko

The festival threw up a varied international competiti... read more

Art is Something Useful

by Ofer Liebergall

A film whose underlying message that expression throug... read more