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Ankara Cinema Association's 10 Best Turkish Films

PostPosted: Mon May 26, 2008 2:31 am
by arsaib4

The Ten Best Turkish Films were determined by a poll by the prestigious Ankara Cinema Association, starting with the 1964 production, Dry Summer by Metin Erksan, and leading up to Nuri Bilge Ceylan's award-winning 2003 release, Distant.

Dry Summer (Susuz yaz/1964) - Metin Erksan

Hope (Umut/1970) - Yilmaz Guney

The Bride (Gelin/1973) - Omer Lutfi Akad

The Girl with the Red Scarf (Selvi boylum, al yazmalim/1977) - Atif Yilmaz

The Herd (Sürü/1979) - Zeki Okten

The Road (Yol/1982) - Serif Goren

Motherland Hotel (Anayurt Oteli/1986) - Omer Kavur

Mr. Muhsin (Muhsin Bey/1987) - Yavuz Turgul

Innocence (Masumiyet/1997) - Zeki Demirkubuz

Distant (Uzak/2003) - Nuri Bilge Ceylan

Re: Ankara Cinema Association's 10 Best Turkish Films

PostPosted: Tue Jun 10, 2008 7:00 pm
by jcdavies
Thanks for that- very interesting. Most i've not seen, but if memory serves, The Girl with the Red Scarf is in the top 50 imdb drama films now, so should be worth a look (if available).

Re: Ankara Cinema Association's 10 Best Turkish Films

PostPosted: Tue Jun 10, 2008 11:24 pm
by wpqx
imdb rankings are useless but this list is worth noting.