Greek Turkish

Movie "Dedenim Insanlari"

The screening of the feature film My Grandfather’s People by the acclaimed Turkish director, Çağan Irmak, at the open-air cinema “Ciné Flisvos” on Monday, 15 September, provided the approximately 500 people who attended the event the opportunity to enjoy moments of reminiscence, emotion and joy.

The film screening event was organized by the Culture and Tourism Office of the Turkish Embassy in Athens, which aims to support major cultural events and promote inspired artists.

The film relates the story of Grandpa Mehmet Yavaş, who was forced to migrate from Crete because of the population exchange, but never stopped hoping to return at some point to the island.

 

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