Purportedly Turkey's most expensive film production to date, "The Butterfly's Dream" offers a glossily romantic take on a story at least loosely derived from real life.
The Butterfly’s Dream
From a blockbuster historic epic about the conquest of Constantinople (now Istanbul) to an intimate contempo drama set in a remote forest, here are five pics that are putting Turkey on a path to…
Director, actor and poet Yilmaz Erdogan made a big splash in 2001 with his first feature, "Vizontele," a hit comedy about TV arriving in an isolated southeastern Turkish township in 1974 and becoming…
Turkey's booming economy is spilling over into the local film industry, boosting budgets and exports. Still, Turkey's film sector has plenty of room for improvement, especially compared with its…