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Summer book (Tatil kitabi)

Turkey, 2008, col.

Dir.: Seyfi Teoman. Scr.: Seyfi Teoman. Cin.: Arnau Valls Colomer. Ed.: Cicek Kahraman. Cast: Taner Birsel, Tayfun Gunay, Harun Ozuag, Ayten Tokun. Prod.: Yamac Okur, Nadir Operli. Dur.: 92΄.

The sudden heavy illness of the father brings everything upside down in a poor Turkish family that’s struggling to survive in a small village where there are no jobs and the struggle for survival is tough. This is a really humane film full of poetry and lyricism.

summer book

Mayis sikintisi

Turkey, 1999, εγχ./col.

Dir.: Nuri Bilge Ceylan. Scr.: Nuri Bilge Ceylan. Cin.: Nuri Bilge Ceylan. Ed.: Nuri Bilge Ceylan. Cast: Emin Ceylan, Muzaffer Özdemir, Fatma Ceylan, Emin Toprak. Prod.: Nuri Bilge Ceylan. Dur.: 130΄.

Α movie director is going back to his hometown to make a movie using a cast of local people. While he’s around, his mother complains about health problems, his father is in a legal fight against the government for his land, his cousin gets out of his job and his little cousin tries to carry an egg in his pocket for 40 days so that he'll get the watch of his dreams.

clouds of may

Melegin

Turkey, Greece, 2005, col.

Dir.: Semih Kaplanoglou. Scr.: Semih Kaplanoglou. Cin.: Eyüp Boz. Ed.: Suzan Hande Güneri, Ayhan Ergürsel, Semih Kaplanoglou. Mus.: Edvard Grieg. Cast: Tülin Özen, Budak Akalin, Musa Karagöz, Engin Dogan. Prod.: Semih Kaplanoglou. Dur.: 98΄.

Zeynep lives at home with her father. During the day she works at a local hotel and at night she has to put up with her sexually abusive and unpredictably violent father. At the hotel, another youngster, Mustafa, clumsily takes an interest in her and the stirrings of a friendship begin.

ekptotos agelos

Ελπίδα (Umut)

Turkey, 1970, col.

Dir.: Serif Gören, Yilmaz Güney. Scr.: Serif Gören, Yilmaz Güney. Cin.: Kaya Ererez. Ed.: Celal Köse. Mus.: Arif Erkin. Cast: Yilmaz Güney, Gülsen Alniaçik, Tuncel Kurtiz, Kürsat Alniaçik. Prod.: Yilmaz Güney, Cevat Alkan. Dur.: 100΄.

Τhe story of an illiterate man and his family, whose existence depends on his income as a horse cab driver. When one of his horses is killed by an automobile, and when it is clear that neither justice nor charity will prevail, the man begins a slow slide into despair.

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Ταξίδι στον Ήλιo (Günese yolculuk)

Turkey, Germany, 1999, col.

Dir.: Yesim Ustaoglu. Scr.: Yesim Ustaoglu. Cin.: Jacek Petrycki. Ed.: Nicolas Gaster. Mus.: Vlatko Stefanovski. Cast: Nazmî Kirik, Newroz Baz, Mizgin Kapazan, Ara Güler. Prod.: Behrooz Hashemian. Dur.: 116΄.

Climates is a film about the end of a relationship. The couple is fed up with each other. While on a vacation to a beautiful scenic beach, they decide to break up. Ceylan’s film travels through different seasons and landscapes in Turkey, following the lives of the couple (played by Ceylan and his wife), capturing, through impressive camerawork and a slow but steady pace, the alienation and loneliness of modern life in the country.

taksidi ston ilio

 

Climates

Turkey/France, 2006, col.

Dir.: Nuri Bilge Ceylan. Scr.: Nuri Bilge Ceylan. Cin.: Gökhan Tiryaki. Ed.: Nuri Bilge Ceylan, Ayhan Ergürsel. Cast: Nuri Bilge Ceylan, Ebru Ceylan, Nazan Kirilmis, Mehmet Eryilmaz. Prod.: Nuri Bilge Ceylan,. Dur.: 106΄.

Climates is a film about the end of a relationship. The couple is fed up with each other. While on a vacation to a beautiful scenic beach, they decide to break up. Ceylan’s film travels through different seasons and landscapes in Turkey, following the lives of the couple (played by Ceylan and his wife), capturing, through impressive camerawork and a slow but steady pace, the alienation and loneliness of modern life in the country.

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Buchanan Rides Alone

ΗΠΑ/USA, 1958, εγχ./col.

Σκην./Dir.: Budd Boetticher. Σεν./Scr.: Charles Lang. Φωτ./Cin.: Lucien Ballard. Μοντ./Ed.: Edwin H. Bryant. Μουσ./Mus.: Mischa Bakaleinikoff. Ηθ./Cast: Randolph Scott, Craig Stevens, Barry Kelley, Tol Avery. Παρ./Prod.: Harry Joe Brown. Διάρκεια/Dur.: 78΄.

Texan Tom Buchanan is heading back home with enough money to start his own ranch, but when he stops in the crooked town of Agry, he's robbed and framed for murder. A western as well as a comedy, this is of the funniest movies Boetticher made even though he stays close to his usual themes of friendship, trust and morality.

buchanan rides alone

Comanche Station

ΗΠΑ/USA, 1960, εγχ./col.

Σκην./Dir.: Budd Boetticher. Σεν./Scr.: Burt Kennedy. Φωτ./Cin.: Charles Lawton Jr.. Μοντ./Ed.: Edwin H. Bryant. Μουσ./Mus.: Mischa Bakaleinikoff. Ηθ./Cast: Randolph Scott, Nancy Gates, Claude Akins, Skip Homeier. Παρ./Prod.: Budd Boetticher. Διάρκεια/Dur.: 74΄.

A man saves a woman who had been kidnapped by Comanches, then struggles to get both of them home alive. He is joined on his way back by an outlaw and his sidekicks. It turns out there is a large reward for the return of the girl, and with the Indians on the warpath and the outlaw being an old enemy of the man, things are about to get dangerous.

Comanche Station

Decision at Sundown

ΗΠΑ/USA, 1957, εγχ./col.

Σκην./Dir.: Budd Boetticher. Σεν./Scr.: Charles Lang. Φωτ./Cin.: Burnett Guffey.. Μοντ./Ed.: Al Clark. Μουσ./Mus.: Heinz Roemheld. Ηθ./Cast: Randolph Scott, John Carroll, Karen Steele, Valerie French. Παρ./Prod.: Harry Joe Brown. Διάρκεια/Dur.: 77΄.

Believing that a man named Tate Kimbrough was responsible for the death of his wife, gunslinger Bart Allison rides into Sundown with vengeance on his mind. Unfortunately, the sheriff doesn't take too kindly to such threats, especially on Kimbrough's wedding day. He rallies the townsfolk to drive the stranger out.

decision at sundown

The Tall T

ΗΠΑ/USA, 1957, εγχ./col.

Σκην./Dir.: Budd Boetticher. Σεν./Scr.: Elmore Leonard, Burt Kennedy. Φωτ./Cin.: Charles Lawton Jr.. Μοντ./Ed.: Al Clark. Μουσ./Mus.: Heinz Roemheld. Ηθ./Cast: Randolph Scott, Richard Boone, Maureen O'Sullivan, Arthur Hunnicutt. Παρ./Prod.: Harry Joe Brown. Διάρκεια/Dur.: 78΄.

A couple of newlyweds and a lonely man are kidnapped when a gang hijacks their stagecoach. The gang holds the three people hostage setting off a game of psychological violence in which even the “good” guys reveal their other side.

the tall t