The 17th Children's Film Festival, organized by the TÜRSAK Foundation with the support of the Ministry of Culture and Tourism, General Directorate of Cinema, started. The festival, which will be held online between 19-23 April due to pandemic conditions, will bring together the young moviegoers with the short and feature films of the recent period and entertaining workshops.
The opening film of the festival will be "Our Village Adventure", shot by "Fatma Yoksul" with director Emre Kavuk, the winner of the Filmimin Story contest held last year.
The 17th Children's Film Festival, organized with the aim of guiding children to adopt a healthy hobby, realize artistic production, meet with cinema and acquire cinema culture at an early age, started online. Organized by the TÜRSAK Foundation with the support of the Ministry of Culture and Tourism, General Directorate of Cinema, the film screenings will also be online this year. Turkey's 81 films with the millions of children's enthusiasm will spread to provinces that will allow you to spend fun time at home festive, colorful and entertaining films that will combine with tiny cinema in cocukfestivali.co address. In addition to the film screenings at the festival, there are also instructional workshops where prominent names will meet with children online. YouTube can be followed on the channel.
The closing ceremony of the festival this year is on April 23 National Sovereignty and Children's Day. YouTube will be carried out on the channel. The winner of the Story of My Film competition held within the scope of the festival will also be announced at the ceremony.
Colorful Movies on the Festival Menu Await Children
As part of the 17th Children's Film Festival, children from all over Turkey will experience the culture of cinema from their homes, with online and free movie screenings at cocukfestivali.com. The festival's program, which features the most interesting and colorful stories of the last period, will take little moviegoers on a pleasant journey. A program of 15 films consisting of short and feature films will meet with children this year at the festival. The opening film won the My Movie Story competition last year. kazanThe moment will be Adventure in Our Village, shot by Fatma Yoksul with director Emre Kavuk. Other films in the program include Asterix: The Secret of the Magic Potion, Moon Watch, Crazy Dogs, Electric Sky, Instinct, Life on the Shore, The Hedgehog and the Magpie: Cute Space Heroes, Little Shoemaker, Little Hero, Maestro, Mido and Singing Animals, Last Coin, Password Did you forget? and Leaf.
Festival Excitement Will Increase with Workshops That Educate, Teach and Entertain
The 17th Children's Films Festival, which will bring children together with the magical world of cinema with its film program, will have pleasant moments with workshops to be given by beloved names. The Animation Workshop with Aslan Tamjidi will meet with children on Tuesday, April 20 at 17.00:21, with the contributions of ANFİYAP (Animation Film Producers Association). An Acting Workshop with Zeynep Bayat will be held on Wednesday, April 14.00 at 17.00:XNUMX. The children, who will meet with actress Zeynep Bayat, will learn that they are curious about acting. Another workshop to be held on the same day will be the Basics of Creating a Script with Adam Biernacki at XNUMX:XNUMX. The children will come together at the workshop to be given by the director, screenwriter, theater instructor and lecturer Adam Biernacki, and will learn the methods of drafting a drama, fairy tale and story, and what the rules are to get the audience's attention.
On Thursday, April 22, two workshops will be held as part of the festival. The first event of the day will be the Story Literacy Conversation with Yekta Kopan, which will be held at 13.00:17.00. The children, who will meet online with the writer Yekta Kopan, will learn the things they need to pay attention to in story literacy from the experienced name. The second event of the day will be the Traditional Karagöz Play Workshop with Hüseyin Aytuğ Çelik, which will be held at XNUMX:XNUMX. Actor, puppeteer and director Hüseyin Aytuğ Çelik will talk about the narrated and known histories of Karagöz plays during the workshop, and then share the preparation and performance processes of a Karagöz play with the participants. Children will get the chance to see and observe both the front and the back of the curtain.
A First from the Children's Film Festival: International Industry Gathering
This year, an International Industry Meeting will be held for the first time at the 17th Children's Film Festival. The meeting, which will be held on Monday, April 19 between 15.00-17.00 by video conference method, will be moderated by TÜRSAK Foundation Vice President, Producer and Lawyer Burhan Gün. Turkey, the United Kingdom and in the construction sector, offering children's films and animation from Russia will participate in the meeting of professionals, participants will create a platform to develop cooperation in finding co-production and the opportunity to promote their projects.
Closing Ceremony of the 17th Children's Films Festival TÜRSAK Foundation on April 23 YouTube On your channel!
The closing ceremony of the 17th Children's Films Festival, which will provide children with five entertaining days full of films and workshops, will also be held online. At the closing ceremony, the winner of the Film My Story Contest, which was held within the scope of the festival, will also be announced. The closing ceremony of the festival will be held on Friday, April 23, at 16.00:XNUMX by the TÜRSAK Foundation. YouTube can be followed on the channel.