Antalya Golden Orange Film Festival

Antalya Golden Orange Film Festival

One of the most important film festivals of Turkey, the Antalya Golden Orange Film festival is about open to its gates for the 57th times.

Organized  every year under the sponsorship of the Antalya Metropolitan Municipality, the festival welcomes world-famous international stars from the film industry. Although Istanbul is the Mecca of the film industry in Turkey, thanks to Golden Orange Film Festival, Antalya has become to say the second most popular destination of Turkish film industry. Independent film makers both from national and international basis are attracted to Antalya to present their works at the festival. 

This year’s edition of the festival will be held between October 03-10 comprising the following competition sections;

  • National Feature Film
  • Short Film
  • Documentary 
  • International Feature Film
  • Golden orange for Children
  • Retrospectives 

The posters of Antalya Golden Orange Film Festival 2020

Unlike in previous years, 57th Antalya Golden Orange Film Festival comes up with two different posters this year. The organizers of the festival dedicated one of the posters to honour the healthcare workers around the world. The poster draws a picture of a woman healthcare worker lifting a trophy of the festival.

Poster of Antalya Golden Orange Film Festival

We believe any of the trophies would be enough to express our gratitude to the healthcare workers. However, we congratulate the festival organizers as they did well by highlighting the importance of healthcare workers in our lives.

The second poster of the festival is dedicated to honour Fatma Girik. Being one of the most popular faces Turkish Film History, she’ put her signature under numerous successful movies.

Poster of Antalya Golden Orange Film Festival

Golden Orange Films are online on MUBI

Another unique feature of this year’s festival is that some of the selections will be displayed online. In collaboration with MUBI, the festival organizers curated a selection of films that were previously Golden Orange winners. The films can be watched on www.mubi.com/antalya.

Moreover, the Golden Orange Film School will hold a series of conversations with filmmakers, which will be broadcasted through the Festival’s social media channels.

For more information about the festival, do not miss checking the festival official website and instagram account.

Ps. If you are curious about why orange is the icon of this festival, don’t forget to read our article about Why Orange Is The Symbol Of Antalya?

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