New York will be hosting the 11th Turkish Film Festival between December 2 and 5. The screenings will be held at the SVA Theater and admission is $12 per show.
A rich mixture of movies will be brought to New Yorkers to satisfy different tastes. The audience will have an opportunity to watch movies from the Contemporary Turkish Cinema such as Hayat Var / My Only Sunshine and Pandora’nın Kutusu / Pandora’s Box as well as a short film, a documentary and a few debuts. Many of these movies are award winners at the international stage.
For the party lovers out there, Star Lounge Chelsea will be the place to visit for the festival after-party on Saturday, December 5 which will feature Turkish folk and rock music band istavritistanbul. The nice thing is that the admission for the after-party is free.
More information including the schedule can be found at the official festival website, http://www.newyorkturkishfilmfestival.com/