Translated by Begüm ERGİNBAY
Organized by Antalya Metropolitan Municipality, the opening gala of International Antalya Golden Orange Film Festival takes place in Antalya Expo Centre on 10th October. In the ceremony, many artists are represented with awards.
Theatre artist Haldun Dormen, actress Nilüfer Aydan and Tarık Dursun who has a signature on many of the classics in Turkish cinema like ‘Düşman Yolları Kesti’, represented with ‘The Honour Award’. Ellen Burstyn, who won the Academy Award for Best Actress in 1974 for her performance in ‘Alice Doesn’t Live Here Anymore’, received ‘The Lifetime Achievement Award’.
National Feature Films ‘Annemin Şarkısı’, ‘Balık’(directed by Derviş Zaim), ‘Çekmeköy Underground’, ‘Fakat Müzeyyen Bu Derin Bir Tutku’, ‘Guruldayan Kalpler’, ‘İtirazım Var’ (directed by Onur Ünlü), ‘İyi Biri, Kumun Tadı’, ‘Kuzu’ (directed by Kutluğ Ataman), Neden Tarkovski Olamıyorum, Oflu Hocayı Aramak and Sivas (directed by Kaan Müjdeci and awarded in Venice Film Festival) to compete in the festival.
Program of the festival : http://www.altinportakal.org.tr/images/pdf/cizelge.pdf