Bakur (North)

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Bakur (North)


Tuesday Jun 06 05:30 PM


Doris Duke Theatre


Museum members: $8.00
General Admission: $10.00


About the Film:

Part of the Seventh Art Stand

Directed by Çayan Demirel and Ertuğrul Mavioğlu. Turkey. 2015. 92 min. Kurdish and Turkish with English subtitles.

Banned in Turkey, Bakur is about the day-to-day life in the mountains of Kurdistan, seen from the eyes of the Kurdish fighters of the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK). It witnesses life in three guerilla camps located in different regions of Kurdish territory within the Turkish borders. This was the first time a professional camera ever accessed these camps.

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