From the Silver Screen to the Soccer Field

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From the Silver Screen to the Soccer Field (Beyazperdeden Yeşil Sahaya)

Directed by Özgür Demirci

  • Turkey 2016; 9 min
  • Original version: No dialogue
  • Genre: Documentary

Synopsis

Yıldız Movie Theater was inaugurated in the beginning of the 1950s. The location and the environment of the cinema have changed due to urban renewal within years. This film examines this transformation from social and architectural perspectives. Yıldız Movie Theater was affected by that change and the venue was transformed into a covered soccer field and billiards hall.

Production

  • ÖZGüR DEMIRCI