A chance encounter with an old friend moves a burnt-out architect to abandon his stagnant life in Istanbul and set out on a journey of self-discovery in the remote southern coast of Turkey.
A festival hit in 2018, this dark comedy from Ramin Matin offers a subtle look at today’s consumer society. Tackling the clash between urban and rural lifestyles, Siren’s Call boldly reflects on what it means to escape a place and one’s responsibilities. Starring Turkish actor Deniz Celiloğlu!
Andrey Zvyagintsev, 2003, Russia
Takeshi Kitano, 1996, Japan
Jia Zhangke, 1998, China
Michel Gondry, 2008, United States
Mike Leigh, 2008, United Kingdom
Johnnie To, 2008, Hong Kong
Götz Spielmann, 2008, Austria
Wong Kar Wai, 2004, Hong Kong
Vincent Paronnaud,Marjane Satrapi, 2007, France
Michael Haneke, 2001, Austria