Sunday 31 January 2016 ore 17:00 - ore 19:00

Moving History. Stories of Turkish film from the Sixties to the presentFrom the crisis of the Nineties to the demolition of the Emek cinema

Curated by Italo Spinelli

MAXXI Auditorium €5.00 single entrance ticket; €8.00 ticket for both events; €10,00 ticket for both events + museum entrance ticket through to Sunday 7 February; admittance free for myMAXXI card holders

Two events exploring the social, political and cultural history of contemporary Turkey

A story enriched by celebrated sequences or previously unseen clips from Turkish films, shorts and documentaries through a chronology of images testifying to the cultural wealth of a country in continuous transformation.

Screenings of extracts from films and documentaries including:
Uzak (2002), by Nury Bilge Ceylan
Memory of a Square (2000 – 2005), by Gülsün Karamustafa
Uzak İhtimal (2009), by Mahmut Fazıl Coşkun
Mayıs Sıkıntısı (The Clouds of May, 1999), by Nury Bilge Ceylan
Fazlamesai (Overtime, 2011), by Gürcan Keltek.

*Digital video editor Silvia Di Domenico