Boston Turkish Film and Music Festival8th ANNUAL BOSTON TURKISH FILM FESTIVAL SM
March 27 - May 9, 2009

Three Monkeys
Nuri Bilge Ceylan

My Marlon and Brando
Two Lines
Ara
A Fairground Attaction
Messenger
DotHow is it like outside
Downstairs
The Dreams of Lost TimeListen from the Nay
My Only Sunshine
Refugee
Autumn
Selim Sesler
Onur Dilisen
Foods of Anatolia

Black Fortress of Opium
Esthema

 

BTFF Poster8th BOSTON TURKISH FILM & MUSIC FESTIVAL
March 27 - May 9, 2009

This year's festival invites you to enjoy a rich program of fifteen films as it continues its tradition of highlighting contemporary Turkish cinema and Turkish filmmakers. We are proud to present you North America and U.S. premieres of many films in our program. We are also delighted to announce that 2009 Boston Turkish Film Festival Excellence in Turkish Cinema Award recipient is acclaimed director Nuri Bilge Ceylan. Award Ceremony will take place preceding the screening of his latest film, Three Monkeys (Uc Maymun).  

We have extended our festival program to include a series of concerts, and a food tasting event organized for children and parents celebrating the April 23rd, the Children's Day.


Please click on the event title or picture for more information and to watch film trailers.


 
2009 PROGRAM
 
Three Monkeys|  Uc Maymun


OPENING NIGHT

Friday, March 27

7:00pm
Summer Book | Tatil Kitabi
 
 
My Marlon and Brando |  Gitmek

Saturday, March 28

1:00 p.m.

  SUMMER BOOK | Tatil Kitabi

3:00 p.m.
  MY MARLON AND BRANDO
Gitmek

 
Two Lines | Iki Cizgi
 


Ara

Wednesday, April 1

6:00pm  
  TWO LINES | Iki Cizgi

8:00pm 
ARA
 
 


A Fairground Attraction | Hazan Mevsimi 

 
 
Messenger | Ulak

Thursday, April 2

8:15pm

A FAIRGROUND ATTRACTION 
Hazan Mevsimi

 
 
Dot | Nokta
Friday, April 3

5:50pm

Listen from the Nay | Dinle Neyden
Saturday, April 4

10:30am
My Only Sunshine |  Hayat Var
 
Sunday, April 5
 
 

Refugee | Multeci

Friday, April 10

8:00pm
CONCERT:
Legendary Clarinet Master
SELIM SESLER

at Tower Auditorium, MassArt

Autumn | Sonbahar
Saturday, April 17

8:00pm
VIOLIN RECITAL:
ONUR DILISEN

at Boston Conservatory
 
 
 
 
Wednesday, April 29

6:00pm
  FOODS OF ANATOLIA 
WITH CHEF OZCAN OZAN


A Special Culinary Event
for Children and Parents
celebrating the Children's Day
 

 


Selim Sesler


Black Fortress of Opium

Saturday, May 2
Esthema
Esthema
Saturday, May 9

8:00pm
 CONCERT:
ESTHEMA

at Tower Auditorium, MassArt

 

Co-presented with the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

All film screenings will take place at

Remis Auditorium
Museum of Fine Arts
465 Huntington Avenue, Boston

DIRECTIONS & PARKING

For locations of other festival events, click on the event title (in progress)

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