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12th Annual DOCUMENTARY AND SHORT FILM COMPETITION
November 2 - November 12, 2017

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OPENING NIGHT - THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 2, 2017 | 7:30 pm
Museum of Fine Arts, Remis Auditorium, 465 Huntington Avenue, Boston

SPECIAL LIVE PERFORMANCE BY "ANTIOCH CIVILIZATIONS CHOIR" & OPENING RECEPTION AFTER THE SCREENING

THE TURKISH WAY

Introductory remarks by acclaimed chef Ana Sortun of Oleana & Sarma Restaurants, Sofra Bakery & Café.

Director Luis Gonzalez teams with the Roca Brothers, owners of Catalonia's Celler de Can Roca, holder of Restaurant Magazine's "Best Restaurant in the World" honor, to take a five-week tour across Turkey, diving into the rich, diverse culinary cultures of one of the world's major crossroads.

East Coast Premiere / Non-Competition / Directed by Luis González
Doc. / 86 min. / 2016 / In Catalan, Spanish, French, English, and Turkish with English subtitles.

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FOR DETAILS AND TICKETS PLEASE VISIT:

www.bostonturkishfestival.org/competition


 


2017 PROGRAM


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Opening Night
Thursday, March 16
7:30 pm

61 DAYS
İftarlık Gazoz

DIRECTOR YÜKSEL AKSU PRESENT

Q&A with the Director

Festival Opening Reception
with live music by Esthema


 

Friday, March 17
5:30 pm

THERE WHERE
ATILLA PASSES...
Là où Atilla passe...

 

Friday, March 17
8:00 pm

BLUE BICYCLE
Mavi Bisiklet

 

Sunday, March 19
12:30 pm

THE HALF
Yarım


 

 

 

Sunday, March 19
3:00 pm

MY MOTHER'S WOUND
Annemin Yarası


 

Wednesday, March 22
5:30 pm

BAD CAT
Kötü Kedi Şerafettin



 

 

 

 

Wednesday, March 22
7:30 pm

WE WERE DINING
AND I DECIDED
Yemekteydik ve
Karar Verdim

 

Thursday, March 23
5:00 pm

PRIVATE CEMETERY
Mezarcı

 

 

Thursday, March 23
7:30 pm

WEDDING DANCE
Kasap Havası



Friday, March 24
4:30 pm

TOSS UP
Yazı Tura





Friday, March 24
7:30 pm

BTFF Excellence in
Turkish Cinema
Award Ceremony

Reception with live music by
The Çay Party
following the screening

 

Saturday, March 25
11:30 am

BTF Documentary & Short Film Competition Winners

ISTANBUL NOTES
İstanbul Makamı

Best Documentary Award

BAKSI: FROM UTOPIA
TO REALITY
Baksı: Ütopyadan Gerçeğe

Best Documentary
Audience Award

 

Saturday, March 25
2:30 pm

BTF Documentary & Short Film Competition Winners

THE TRANSLATOR
Çevirmen

Best Short Film Award

THEN I WOKE UP
Sonra Uyandım

Best Short Film
Audience Award

Award Ceremony and
panel discussion after film screenings, moderated by
film critic Peter Keough


Sunday, March 26
12:00 pm

DON'T TELL ORHAN PAMUK
THAT HIS NOVEL SNOW IS
IN THE FILM I MADE ABOUT KARS

Orhan Pamuk'a Söylemeyin Kars'ta Çektiğim Filmde Kar Romanı da Var


 

 

 

 

Sunday, March 26
2:00 pm

SECOND CHANCE
İkinci Şans

 

Wednesday, March 29
5:00 pm

THE SEARCH ENGINE
Arama Motoru


 

 




 

Wednesday, March 29
7:30 pm

IN SEARCH OF A FILM
Bir Filmi Aramak

 

Thursday, March 30
5:00 pm

DRAGON TRAP
Ejder Kapanı

 

Thursday, March 30
7:30 pm

YOUNG WRESTLERS
Genç Pehlivanlar

 

Friday, March 31
7:00 pm

RAUF

 

Saturday, April 1
1:30 pm

LOCKSMITH'S DEBT
Küçük Esnaf

 

 


Saturday, April 1
4:00 pm

MY FATHER'S WINGS
Babamın Kanatları

DIRECTOR KIVANÇ SEZER PRESENT

Q&A with the Director

 

Sunday, April 2
1:00 pm

BAD CAT
Kötü Kedi Şerafettin

 

 

Sunday, April 2
3:00 pm

EMBER
Kor

 

 


April 3 - 23

Photography Exhibition
ANATOLIA - A CROSSROADS OF CIVILIZATIONS AND CULTURES

by Erkut Onart

 

Thursday, April 6
7:00 pm

Recital
JÜLİDE YALÇIN, violin
ELİF ÖNAL, piano


Thursday, April 13
7:00 pm

Concert
TAHİR AYDOĞDU, kanun
BURCU KARADAĞ, ney

-- SORRY THIS EVENT IS
SOLD OUT --

 

 


Saturday, April 22
8:00 pm

Album Release Concert
NEOTOLIA
"Neotolian Song"

 

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Daily Sabah | March 13, 2017

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NTV | 11 Mart 2017

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16th Boston Turkish Film Festival Kicks Off With “61 Days”
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Screen Time | The Improper Bostonian
March 10, 2017

 

 
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