Tag Archives: nuri bilge ceylan

Here are your 2014 Cannes Film Festival winners

Winter Sleep, Nuri Bilge Ceylan’s epic follow-up to Once Upon a Time in Anatolia, has won the Palme d’Or at the 2014 Cannes Film Festival. Though the Turkish filmmaker is much loved on the Croissette – he has previously collected the Grand Jury Prize on two separate occasions, as well as the Best Director Award […]

Continue reading

Wake up dead – Once Upon a Time in Anatolia review

Once Upon a Time in Anatolia – Starring Muhammet Uzuner, Taner Birsel, and Yilmaz Erdogan. Directed by Nuri Bilge Ceylan. Rated M. By Simon Miraudo. Once Upon a Time in Anatolia has a quietly devastating ending that is well worth the two-and-a-half hours of meandering and philosophising it takes to get there. As any cliché […]

Continue reading