One and the Many Screening: Bir Yudum Sevgi [A Sip of Love]

Salt Ankara

March 11, 2017 16.30

Gorsel Image3 Biryudumsevgi 1984 <i>Bir Yudum Sevgi</i> (1984) filminden bire kare ©Gülşah Film
Still from Bir Yudum Sevgi [A Sip of Love] (1984) ©Gülşah Film
Çankaya Municipality Contemporary Arts Center, Ankara
Yaşar Kemal Conference Hall

Bir Yudum Sevgi [A Sip of Love] (1984)
Director: Atıf Yılmaz
91 minutes
Turkish; English subtitles

Under the art direction of Gülsün Karamustafa, Bir Yudum Sevgi [A Sip of Love] (1984) portrays a woman’s struggle for independence while raising four children without the help of her husband. A critique on the social order and oppressions -particularly towards women- in Turkey during the time, the film won five awards at the 21st International Antalya Golden Orange Film Festival including best actress, best film, and best director.

Organized in parallel to the exhibition One and the Many, the screening is free. Reservations are not accepted.