Posts Tagged: Turkish film

Metaphors, silences and first love: An overview of recent Middle Eastern cinema

When Middle East LDN reported that the film Once Upon a Time in Anatolia left the audience “distinctly restless”, another blogger, Adina of Nazar Blue, quickly commented that this was part of the style of Turkish film. “In my experience

Metaphors, silences and first love: An overview of recent Middle Eastern cinema

When Middle East LDN reported that the film Once Upon a Time in Anatolia left the audience “distinctly restless”, another blogger, Adina of Nazar Blue, quickly commented that this was part of the style of Turkish film. “In my experience

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Review: Once Upon a Time in Anatolia

It won a prize  at Cannes and has attracted five star reviews. But does the latest film by acclaimed Turkish director Nuri Bilge Ceylan make for enjoyable viewing? Once Upon a Time in Anatolia has the feel of a novel.

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Review: Once Upon a Time in Anatolia

It won a prize  at Cannes and has attracted five star reviews. But does the latest film by acclaimed Turkish director Nuri Bilge Ceylan make for enjoyable viewing? Once Upon a Time in Anatolia has the feel of a novel.