January 20, 2020


A special development for its 10th year

In its 10th year, Filmekimi goes beyond Istanbul’s city limits and takes the best and most current examples of cinema to five more cities in Turkey. The special selection comprised of films in the Filmekimi and Istanbul Film Festival programme will be shown in Izmir on 13-16 October, in Bursa and Konya on 20-23 October and in Trabzon and Diyarbakir on 27-30 October.

This year’s prominent films include the Dardenne Brothers’ ‘The Kid with a Bike’ which shared the Cannes Grand Jury Award with Nuri Bilge Ceylan’s ‘Once Upon A Time in Anatolia’, the latest film by Lars von Trier ‘Melancholia’, the latest film by Jaffar Panahi ‘This Is Not a Film’ and ‘This Must Be the Place’ directed by Paolo Sorrentino and starring Sean Penn.

The festival will also showcase the latest works of prominent directors

Pirates on the Caribbean:

On Stranger tides

We had captain Jack Sparrow once again. He runs from adventure to adventure in the fourth of Pirates of the Caribbean series that swept the world, ‘Pirates of the Caribbean:

On Stranger Tides’, instead of the stars of the first films in the series, Orlando Bloom and Keira Knightly, it is Peneiope Cruz who accompanies Johnny Depp.

Bestsellers in movies

1- Pirates of the Caribbean on Stranger Tides 

Rob Marshall

2- Rio / Carlos Saldanha

3- incir Regeli Aytag /Murat Agirlar

4- Cars /John Lasseter

5- Limitless / Neil Burger

6- Biutiful Alejandro/Gonzalez Inarritu

7- Kaybedenler Kulubu / Tolga Ornek

8- Ask Tesadufleri Sever/Omer Faruk Sorak

9- Pirates of the Caribbean Quadrilogy

10- The King’s Speech 

Tom Hooper

Gulben Ergen

Gulben Ergen, who had been away from the music scene for a long time, has reunited with her fans. Two years on from her 2009 album. ‘Uzun Yol sarkilarf, Gulben Ergen has instantly achieved success with ‘Hayat Bi Gun…’ The album contains 10 songs. Yart Qiptak composed by Serdar Ortac has not taken long to be the most frequently requested and played song on the radio.