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Das andere Istanbul (The Other Side of Istanbul)

Film
Title of the film Original title: Das andere Istanbul
English title: The Other Side of Istanbul
Hungarian title: Isztambul másik arca

Production and shooting info Country of the production: Germany - de
Year of production: from 2006 to 2008
Year of shooting: from 2006 to 2007
Length of the film: 83 min
Colouring: colour
Recording format: HDV
Original language: Turkish
 English
 Dutch
Language of subtitle: German
 English
 Spanish

Description of the content The film offers incomparable insight into the diversity of gay experience in Turkey and the difficulties of homosexual self-discovery in a predominately homophobic society, where „different” sexual orientations are hidden, repressed, or met with hostility.

Credits Director: Döndü Kilic
Expert: Döndü Kilic
 Andreas Hug
Producer: Döndü Kilic
Cinematographer: Vojtech Pokorny
Editor: Mariejosephin Schneider
 Döndü Kilic
Sound: Garip Özdem

Company / Institution Production: Deutsche Film- und Fernsehakademie Berlin
Distributor: Deutsche Film- und Fernsehakademie Berlin

Ethnicity and locality Etnic group: Kurdish
 Turkey
Continent: Western Asia
Country: Turkey - tr
Location
 (City, village, region, mountains, etc.): Istanbul
 Iskenderun
 Bursa

Tipology Type: non-fiction film
Form: documentary film

Related sciences Social science: sociology


Keyword: pederasty
 disadvantage
 identity

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