Nuri Bilge Ceylan

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Nuri Bilge Ceylan

Born Jan 26, 1959. From Istanbul, Turkey.

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Posted on 5.4.2012

The Space Between

Film scholar Fatih Özgüven gives some historical context to the films in our 29-film survey of the cinema of Turkey, the largest ever mounted in the U.S., which continues through May 10!

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Posted on 4.27.2012

An Introduction to the Cinema of Turkey

The great achievements of internationally celebrated filmmakers such as Nuri Bilge Ceylan, Fatih Akın, Özcan Alper, Yeşim Ustaoğlu and Reha Erdem rest on a solid foundation of courageous, ambitious filmmaking that has been part of cultural life in Turkey since at least the Fifties.

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Posted on 4.24.2012

Explore the Vibrant Cinema of Turkey With Our 29-Film Salute!

The largest survey of its kind ever mounted in the U.S., "The Space Between: A Panorama of Cinema in Turkey" starts Friday and continues through May 10 with films from Yılmaz Güney, Fatih Akın, Nuri Bilge Ceylan and more!

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Posted on 9.22.2011

NYFF Spotlight: Once Upon a Time in Anatolia

Turkish director Nuri Bilge Ceylan's latest film is a stunningly shot and ultra-realistic procedural that follows a group of policeman and two confessed criminals as they spend a night searching the countryside for the site of a hastily stashed body.

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