Short video about the Mahalla festival in Istanbul September 2017 in the frame of parallel events of the 15th Istanbul Biennial. Camera: Fide Dayo, Georg Graw, Yasin Baran Editing: Thomas Büsch Istanbul November 2017
On the occasion of the EU Presidency of Malta, we look at the Maltese art scene of 2017. In a time of crisis with regard to the identity of the EU and the refugee crisis, the focus of this Presidency will also be Europe’s migration crisis and cultural identity.
A path to dictatorship? On 16 April, the Turkish people will decide on the introduction of a presidential system to further strengthen the powers of President Erdoğan. As the referendum divides a whole nation, „ARTE Re:“ shows: Erdoğan’s referendum – a path to dictatorship? 30 min. HD arte RE – 13. April 2017
A Culture in Exile Teaser of the documentary In The Dark Times. FHD, 85 min. A film by Sabine Küper-Büsch and Thomas Büsch Produced by the Goethe-Institut Istanbul World premiere of the movie, June 15, 2016 at Pera Museum, Istanbul. Screening at THE FRAME THAT BLINDS US in Plowdiw July 1, 2017. In the dark […]
An unprecedented wave of redundancies is shaking the stage world in Turkey. Twenty actors and directors were removed after the failed coup attempt in July from the Istanbul City Theatre. Arte Metropolis, September 25th.
Syrian migrants at the rainbow centre in Gaziantep, Southeast Turkey. A movie by Sabine Küper-Büsch and Thomas Büsch. © Friedrich-Ebert-Foundation Istanbul, Turkey 2016