NZIFF Booklet

Films by Country

Turkey

Animation NOW! Dark Hearts

A powerful collection of animation exploring the singular creative visions of artists in touch with the dark side of the human condition.

The Wild Pear Tree

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Nuri Bilge Ceylan

Turkish master Nuri Bilge Ceylan’s latest follows a would-be writer’s reluctant return to his small-town fold, spinning an extensive series of encounters into a typically rich, wry, melancholic mood-piece.