Thursday Cinema

Salt Galata

October 27, 2016 19.00

Chariotsoffire 1981 <i>Chariots of Fire</i> [Ateş Arabaları] (1981) filminden bir kare ©Filmbank Media
Still from Chariots of Fire (1981) ©Filmbank Media
SALT Galata, Auditorium

Chariots of Fire (1981)
Director: Hugh Hudson
125 minutes
English; Turkish subtitles

The inspiring true story set during the 1924 Summer Olympics in Paris, Chariots of Fire (1981) narrates the social pressures and personal turmoils faced by two young British athletes as they are both selected to compete as representatives for their country. Told through flashback, Hugh Hudson’s tribute to Cambridge University sprinters Harold Abrahams and Eric Liddell received four Academy Awards in 1982, including winner of Best Picture, and Best Music (Original Score) for the most distinguishable soundtrack by Greek composer Vangelis.

Thursday Cinema is supported by Garanti Mortgage. Program is free. Reservations are not accepted.