Country’s oldest festival Antalya challenged by rebel Istanbul screenings and rival event Adana.
Other winners included Derek Doneen’s The Price Of Free and Samal Yeslyamova for her performance in Ayka.
Other winners included The Florida Project and The Guest.
Some 50 Turkish projects were presented at the film development event running during the Antalya Film Festival.
Culinary sidebar Cinema and Cuisine, will serve up some appetising new films, sample top-notch cuisine and participate in lively discussions.
A distinctive group of Turkish filmmakers is emerging, inspired by the international success of Nuri Bilge Ceylan and the rich storytelling approach in the country.
“It was very hard. We had flashbacks,” says Sarajevo-born director on making of film about Syrian children impacted by war.
The event is the place to meet local filmmakers and source exciting new projects.
Oscar-winning actor discussed his career at Antalya Film Festival.
The 54th International Antalya Film Festival (Oct 21-27) returns with a new artistic director and a renewed drive to connect with the film industry on a local and international level.