NEWS

18.07.2017
GRAIN WORLD PREMIERE AT
23RD SARAJEVO FILM FESTIVAL

GRAIN is having World Premiere at 23rd Sarajevo Film Festival International Competition...
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25.09.2013
HONEY GOES TO KOREA
Semih Kaplanoglu's Golden Bear winner film BAL is released in September 26, in theatres in Korea...
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12.08.2013
KAPLANOGLU IS AT VENEZIA WITH "DEVRAN"
In celebration of the 70th Venice International Film Festival (August 28 - September 7, 2013) theBiennale di Venezia has created the special project, Venezia 70 - Future Reloaded
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19.04.2013
SEMIH KAPLANOGLU AT CANNES
Semih Kaplanoglu is at Short Films and Cinefontation jury at this year's 66th Cannes Film Festival.
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11.03.2013
"JOURNEY OF THE CAKE"
IN 32. ISTANBUL FILM FESTIVAL

Following on the track of "Gurbet Pastasi", a book by Ugur Biryol, the documentary film directed by Funda Aras will meet its audience in 32. Istanbul Film Festival.
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28.05.2012
CANNES AWARDS "CHILDREN"
Co-produced by Semih Kaplanoglu, Bosnian filmmaker Aida Begic's film DJECA, received Special Distinction Award in Un Certain Regard section of 2012 Cannes Film Festival where it premiered.
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30.04.2012
BOSNIAN "CHILDREN" AT CANNES
"DJECA", the second feature film of Bosnian director Aida Begic who won Grand Prix with her first film "Snijeg" at Cannes' Semaine de la Critique in 2008, is going to premiere in Un Certain Regard, one of the official selections of Cannes Film Festival.
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12.12.2011
"THE YUSUF TRILOGY" DVD-SET IN GERMANY
A box set of all three films of The Yusuf Trilogy, Yumurta (Egg), Sut (Milk) and Bal (Honey) directed by Semih Kaplanoglu came out in Germany by Piffl Medien,
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17.10.2011
SEMIH KAPLANOGLU RECEIVES AWARD FROM AMERICAN INDEPENDENTS
The 2011 Nilsson Award recipient is the producer and director of Bal, Semih Kaplanoglu who will receive the award from Los Angeles-based American independent filmmakers society Filmmakers Alliance in 14th VisionFest.
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13.09.2011
"THE YUSUF TRILOGY"
DVD - SET IN BELGIUM AND NETHERLANDS

Following its release in Turkey, Switzerland and Spain, the DVD-set of the Yusuf Trilogy containing Egg, Milk and Honey directed by Semih Kaplanoglu is released in Belgium and Netherlands by Belgian distributor Lumiere.
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23.07.2011
BAL "QUIET MIRACLE" OPENS IN THEATERS IN UK
Semih Kaplanoglu's Golden Bear-winning film opened in theatres in theatres in the UK on Friday, 15 July. The film has received high critical acclaim from the most acclaimed British film critics.
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30.05.2011
"BAL" IN THEATERS FOR 9 MONTHS IN GERMANY
Bal, which garnered Golden Bear in 2010 Berlin Film Festival, is going to a record in movie theatres in Germany...
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02.05.2011
THE YUSUF TRILOGY SET CAME OUT IN SWITZERLAND
The Yusuf Trilogy, which consists of Yumurta, Sut and Bal films directed by Semih Kaplanoglu, hit the stores as dvd-set in Switzerland...
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22.04.2011
BAL GETS 2 AWARDS IN AMERICA
Semih Kaplanoglu's Golden Bear-winning film BAL has received Best Film and Best Cinematography awards in 13th RiverRun International Film Festival in America...
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25.03.2011
ANGEL's FALL IS RELEASED IN GREECE
Semih Kaplanoglu's 2005 production "Angel's Fall" is again in theaters in Greece...
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03.2010
End of a Trilogy, Beginning of Life: Honey (interview with S.Kaplanoglu)
Julide Karahan - Skylife
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07.03.2010
A Movie without spiritual values is like useless knowledge (Interview with S.Kaplanoglu)
Elif Nesibe Ozbudak - Today's Zaman
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GRAIN WORLD PREMIERE AT
23RD SARAJEVO FILM FESTIVAL

The long awaited new film by 2010 Golden Bear Winner Honey director Semih Kaplanoğlu, GRAIN is having World Premiere at 23rd Sarajevo Film Festival International Competition.

With Jean-Marc Barr, Ermin Bravo, Grigory Dobrygin and Cristina Flutur starring, the film is shot in English.

The film is a Turkish, German, French, Swedish and Qatar co-production which was shot in Detroit USA, Germany and Turkey.

The gala screening of Grain will be on 12nd August Saturday at 20:00 at the National Theater with presence of Semih Kaplanoğlu and actors.

With Mexican Director Michel Franco heading the jury, the festival is happening for the 23rd time. Mark Adams (Artistic Director EIFF), Goran Bogdan (Actor from BIH, Croatia), Fatma Al Remaihi (CEO of Doha Film Institute) and Turkish actress Melisa are other members of the international jury.