Nuri Bilge Ceylan

Filmography

Recent Reviews

Three Monkeys

Three monkeys is a mesmerizing portrait of human beings trapped by their own limitations and enslaved to their mortal flaws. There are greater forces sometimes, greater than our own will,...


Once Upon a Time in Anatolia

As everyone has already stated, this film requires patience, as do all of the author's films. All good things come to those who wait indeed. This film is a monumental...


Climates

The current fandor reviews for this phenomenal work are misleading. Ceylan is one of the great contemporary filmmakers. The narrative is fleeting, a a perfect mirror for the film's subject...


Once Upon a Time in Anatolia

Loved this movie.


Once Upon a Time in Anatolia

A very beautiful and complex film. In interviews I've read, for instance his interview with CineEuropa, Ceylan has downplayed comparisons with Sergio Leone's "Once Upon A Time In The West."...