WASHINGTON FILM INSTITUTE
cordially invites you to TURKISH FILM NIGHT for a Mixer and Viewing of the Oscar-Nominated Film:  MUSTANG

FRIDAY 2 SEPTEMBER

DARLINGTON HOUSE LIBRARY (3F)
1610 20th St NW, Washington, DC 20009 / MAP

MUSTANG
97 minutes / Director: Deniz Gamze Ergüven / Stars: Günes Sensoy, Doga Zeynep Doguslu, Tugba Sunguroglu

Early summer in a village in Northern Turkey. Five free-spirited teenaged sisters splash about on the beach with their male classmates. Though their games are merely innocent fun, a neighbor passes by and reports what she considers to be illicit behavior to the girls’ family…

REVIEWS

“Raw, funny and incredibly moving.” – Cath Clarke, Time Out

“Beautifully shot and beautifully performed, cuts its storybook tone with starker, more brutal truths.” – Steven Rea, Philadelphia Inquirer

 

6:30 – 8:00PM PRE-SHOW MIXER
Free but RSVP Required
Cash Bar / Food Available

MIXER

 

8:00PM FILM
Tickets $13 Advance / $15 at Door

Space Limited / Advance Ticket Recommended

CINEMA AUDIENCE


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John Hanshaw

John Hanshaw

founded WFI in the Fall of 2007. He has worked in film and television for over ten years at such institutions as NHK (Japan Broadcasting Corporation), PBS and most recently National Geographic. He has degrees from Amherst College, Cambridge University, and GW Law.