The Doha Film Institute's innovative Qumra workshop wrapped its second edition March 9 reaffirming its role as formidable facilitator for new voices in Arab cinema and beyond thanks to a format…
Nuri Bilge Ceylan
Revered Russian auteur Alexander Sokurov (“Francofonia”) (pictured) and Turkey’s pluriprized Nuri Bilge Ceylan (“Winter Sleep”) have joined Japan's Naomi Kawase and Argentina's Lucrecia Martel as…
ROME – The Venice Film Festival has announced the full roster of its main jury that will comprise Elizabeth Banks and Diane Kruger alongside Turkish auteur and 2014 Palme d’Or winner Nuri Bilge…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
BYDGOSZCZ, Poland — Working with one of Turkey's most eminent helmer/scribes, Nuri Bilge Ceylan, does not necessarily mean working with much of a budget. But, as cinematographer Gokhan Tiryaki put it…
While Turkish cinema is unquestionably making huge strides, it's still perceived internationally as strictly arthouse, spawned by an industry seen as rigidly polarized between auteurs making art…
To those who may feel intimidated by the prospect of a three-hour-and-16-minute Turkish movie called "Winter Sleep," director Nuri Bilge Ceylan has this advice: don't be afraid to be bored.
Nuri Bilge Ceylan given third start in foreign-language Academy Award race
Prominent Turkish film industry multi-hyphenate (fest programmer, producer, director, promoter) Ahmet Boyacioglu is this year’s chairman of the East of the West jury at Karlovy Vary Film Festival…
Adopt Films has acquired all U.S. rights to the 2014 Cannes Film Festival Palme d'Or winner, Nuri Bilge Ceylan's "Winter Sleep." Adopt is planning an awards-season release for the Turkish film at the…
Festival rewards other Cannes laureates.
CANNES — The International Federation of Film Critics (Fipresci) awarded its prize for the best film in Cannes’ competition section on Friday to Nuri Bilge Ceylan's "Winter Sleep," confirming the pic…