There is quiet space that reveals more truth in these characters than all the words spoken. I am worn down but captivated by its familiarity. Yet there is something emerging...
Nuri Bilge Ceylan
ClimatesWinner of the prestigious Fipresci Award at the 2006 Cannes Film Festival, CLIMATES is internationally acclaimed writer-director Nuri Bilge Ceylan’s sublime follow-up to his Cannes multi-award winner DISTANT. Beautifully drawn and meticulously observed, the film vividly recalls the cinema of...Subscribe to to watch now
Three MonkeysAfter his critically acclaimed mood pieces DISTANT and CLIMATES, Turkey’s leading filmmaker moves in a more plot-driven direction while retaining his mastery of ambience, nuance and astonishing cinematography. Winner of the Best Director prize at Cannes, THREE MONKEYS tells a twisty, noirish tale...Subscribe to to watch now
Once Upon a Time in AnatoliaIn the dead of night, a group of men (among them, a police commissioner, a prosecutor, a doctor and a murder suspect) drive through the Anatolian countryside, the serpentine roads and rolling hills lit only by the headlights of their cars. They are searching for a corpse, the...Subscribe to to watch now
About a half hour too long for me, but...this movie is a must-see no matter what I think. Anyone who sets out to make a movie that takes non-God-focused spirituality...
Great movie! Here is a review from NYTimes: http://movies.nytimes.com/2006/10/27/movies/27clim.html?_r=0
This was a very subtle film, with minimal dialogue and almost no direct action. Yet it manages to convey its story fairly well through inference and visual cue. I found...
Most of the cinematography was great. The story it told was tragic, but parts were drawn out so it disconnected you somewhat. This guy put this girl through mental abuse,...