Filmekimi, an annual film festival screened in cinemas throughout Turkey during October, is eagerly anticipated by Istanbul cinephiles every year. With its carefully chosen list of foreign and local films, the festival offers a tantalizingly-rich selection of the best in contemporary art cinema. Award-winning films fresh from screening at festivals, such as Cannes, Venice, and Toronto, will light up screens this year, and will include Like Someone in Love, directed by Abbas Kiarostami, and Amour, directed by Michael Haneke. Click here to see the full program.
Where: Atlas, City’s, and Beyoğlu Sineması, İstiklal Cad. No:62, Beyoğlu; P: (0212) 251 32 40