6 films Found
Diba is a Christian who left Turkey 23 years ago after Muslims killed her brother. Today she returns , hoping she can live there in peace. What she finds is a smaller Christian community still living with fear and uncertainty?
An ancient village in Hasankeyf, Southeast Turkey, is in danger of being submerged under 30 metres of water due to a new dam, leaving five thousand people homeless and destitute.
Women's Islamic clothing has come to international attention after calls to 'Ban the Burqa' made headlines across Europe. Yet in the Islamic world, the debate has been raging for centuries.
Turkey may be on the brink of joining the EU, but a frighteningly conservative mentality is gaining strength over a more secular, modern Turkey. We investigate what may be the first gay honour killing.
A crossroads between Europe and Asia, Istanbul has always been a city full of contradictions. But as the economic hothouse booms, and a new, Islamic middle-class emerges, mini-skirts and mosques collide.
The controversy over the wearing of the headscarf in Turkish society remerges as a result of the headscarf ban in universities. Is this ban a bid to strip away all religious labels in order to allow harmony or is it merely taking away some women's very identity.