TODAY’S – Oppenheimer’s ‘Look of Silence’ to have Turkish debut at !f

Oppenheimer’s ‘Look of Silence’ to have Turkish debut at !fandldquoThe Look of Silence,andrdquo a multiple award-winning documentary by Joshua Oppenheimer that premiered at this yearand#39s Venice Film Festival, will debut in Turkish cinemas as part of the upcoming !f Istanbul film festival, the eventand#39s organizers announced on Thursday.The film, Oppenheimerand#39s 2014 sequel to his 2012 andldquoThe Act of Killing,andrdquo is about Indonesiaand#39s anti-communist killings of 1965-66, this time recounting the events through the eyes of survivors.

It won five awards at the 71st Venice Film Festival, including the Grand Jury Prize, the International Film Critics Jury (FIPRESCI) Award and the Human Rights Nights Award.andldquoandlsquoThe Act of Killingand#39 exposed the consequences for all of us when we build our everyday reality on terror and lies.

andlsquoThe Look of Silenceand#39 explores what it is like to be a survivor in such a reality,andrdquo Oppenheimer says about his filmThe !f Istanbul International Independent Film Festival will mark its 14th year in February in Istanbul, Ankara and Izmir.

SOURCE: Today’s Zaman