X. Istanbul International Architecture and Urban Films Festival
X. ISTANBUL INTERNATIONAL
ARCHITECTURE AND URBAN FILMS FESTIVAL
October 7 – 15, 2016
The results of the X. Istanbul International Architecture and Urban Films Festival, Documentary and Animation Films Contest have been finalized.
The “Istanbul Architecture and Urban Films Festival”, which we have been organizing since 2007, is being held for the tenth time this year. This festival is organized on the occasion of the “World Architecture Day”, which is celebrated throughout the world on the first Monday of October every year, and is programmed within the scope of the “Architecture and Urban Festivity” organized by the Chamber of Architects Istanbul Metropolitan Branch.
This year, 833 films from 84 countries have applied at our festival. 197 films have been chosen in the initial screening, and 46 of these films have advanced to the finals. The following films have been found worthy of being included in the projection program and awarded, in the evaluation made among the finalist films.
The opening ceremony of the Festival will be held on Friday, October 7th 2016, at 19:00, at the Chamber of Architects Istanbul Metropolitan Branch. Film projections and events within the scope of the program will be organized at Istanbul Metropolitan Branch headquarters and affiliated Tekirdağ, Edirne, Yalova, Kırklareli representations and İstanbul Bakırköy and Kartal representations, as well as Kadir Has University Cibali Campus, Kadıköy Nazım Hikmet Cultural Center and Galata Association.
Chat sessions will be held regarding artistic fields such as architecture, cinema, photography, music during the festival.
The festival program may be accessed through our website at www.mimarist.org as of Monday, September 12th 2016.
X. Istanbul International Architecture and Urban Films Festival Awards Ceremony
Time: October 15, 2016 Saturday at 7.00 pm
Location: Chamber of Architects Istanbul Metropolitan Branch
Karakoy, Kemankeş Cad. No. 31 Beyoglu - Istanbul
X. Istanbul International Architecture and Urban Films Festival documentary and animation participated in the competition 833 films from 84 countries were determined movies found worthy of reward will be screened with films evaluated by the Selection Committee.
7-14 October, the audience will meet with the owners of the artifacts found in this film worthy of an award, on October 15, 2016 day at 7.00 pm Architects will receive the award at the ceremony will be held at the Istanbul Metropolitan Branch.
Documentary Films Included in the Projection Program (in Alphabetical Order):
A Headstone for a Home - Director: Eszter Barabas – Romania
Abandoned Berlin – Director: Jordi Busquets - Spain
Andrew Keegan is Moving – Director: Justine Harbonnier - France
At The Edge of The Cape – Director: Panagiotis Vekris - Greece
Atlas of The Wounded Buildings – Director: Thadeusz Tischbein - Germany
Back Home – Director: Ennio Donato - Italy
Balcony Stories - Directors: Otilia Babara, Maxim Madonov, Maria Grazia Goya Barquet, Mate Vincze - Moldova
Bauhaus Windows - Directors: Anna Faroqhi and Haim Peretz - Germany
Calle 17 con 7a Esquina - Director: Céline Billard - France
Chronicle of the Demolition – Director: Eduardo Ades - Brazil
Cities (Potential Space) - Directors: Gusztav Hamos and Katja Pratschke - Germany
Daha Güzel Bir Hayat – Director: Pınar Nadide Okan - Turkey
Designs for Life, Børge Mogensen – Director: Casper Høyberg - Denmark
Frei Otto: Spanning the Future – Director: Joshua V. Hassel - USA
Giuseppe Verdi and Glory – Director: Francesco Campanini - Italy
Gözyaşı Yolu – Director: Engin Türkyılmaz - Turkey
Indivisible Cities – Director: Annamaria Craparotta - Italy
Kaç Para – Directors: Sara Durmuş and Gülşah Keleş - Turkey
Kobuto - Director: Peter Behrbohm - Germany
Last Exit Alexanderplatz – Director: Hans Christian Post - Denmark
Ludovico’s Dream – Director: Annamaria Gallone - Italy
Off History – Director: Selini Halvadaki - Denmark
On the Rails of History - Director: Evandro Souza - Brazil
Opera 130: Palace on the Boulevard – Director: Géza M. Toth - Hungary
Pallasseum – Invisible City – Director: Manuel Inacker - Germany
Red Ochre: The Last Guards of The Holy Fire – Directors: Tim Drabandt and Fanon Kabwe - Germany
Rêger – Gezgin - Director: Bulut Rênas Kaçan - Turkey
River & Oak – Director: James Malekzadeh - Canada
Schayer - Directors: Jakub Gawkowski and Monika Olszewska - Poland
Senza Orfeo – Director Ernesta Caviola - Italy
Sıradışı İnsanlar - Director: Orhan Tekeoğlu - Turkey
Vefa – Director: Baran Vardar - Turkey
Wandenkolk – Director: Bruno Firmino - Brazil
Worlds on Edge - Directors: Thiago B. Mendonça and Renata Jardim - Brazil
Animation Films Included in the Projection Program (in Alphabetical Order):
Bike Portraits – Director: Sashko Danylenko – USA
Da Vinci Project – Director: Alain Escalle – France
Kınamaca – Director: Serdar Koçak – Turkey
Little Thing – Director: Or Kan tor – Israel
Right Ahead – Director: Duncan Senkumba – England
The Maze – Director: Mu-Cen, Xie - Taiwan