June 12, 2011

German Cinema Coming to an Istanbul Screen Soon

As the movie season draws to a close, occasional film festivals and screenings are popping up to offer unexpected treats to movie enthusiasts. Istanbul Modern Cinema and the Goethe-Institute Istanbul are collaborating for a mini-festival of recent, award-winning German films.

The selection of 10 films will be screened under the title “Till Death Do Us Part” and will run June 9-19. Here is a look at five of the award winners from new directors, with offerings running the gamut from bizarre coming-of-age tales to heartbreaking love stories and chilling mysteries.

The festival opened on June 9 with Sophie Heldman’s debut feature “Satte Farben vor Schwarz” (Colors in the Dark).

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