Organised by the Istanbul Foundation for Culture and Arts (İKSV) with the support of Akbank for the 10th time, the 33rd Istanbul Film Festival began on the evening of Friday 4 April, with an opening ceremony held at the Lütfi Kırdar International Convention and Exhibition Center.
Hosted by Meltem Cumbul, the 33rd Istanbul Film Festival Opening Ceremony started with the screening of a special promotional video for the festival.
Starting with its first screenings on Saturday, 5 April the 33rd Istanbul Film Festival will be taking place across 8 theatres – Beyoğlu Atlas, Beyoğlu Beyoğlu, Pera Museum, Istanbul Modern, Citylife City’s, Ortaköy Feriye and Kadıköy Rexx. Besides the more than 200 films in over 20 sections, the festival will give cinephiles an abundant two weeks full of panels with filmmakers, workshops, and master classes.
For detailed information on the 33rd Istanbul Film Festival: film.iksv.org