2nd Waterfront Talk April 24


Proposed by the

International Circle of the Friends of Mucem

The International Circle is delighted to announce its latest new venture: a series of talks, aptly named the Waterfront Talks, which we are organizing in partnership with the Camargo Foundation, the Institute for Advanced Study of Marseille (IMéRA), and the Institute for American Universities. Our three partners each welcome scholars who work on their projects whilst residents here in Provence. We are pleased to welcome our April speaker from the Camargo Foundation

April 24th 2019
14.30 to 16.00 at the Mucem

Belma Bas
Turkish filmmaker based in Istanbul

will present her work, including excerpts from two of her earlier films, Boreas and Zephyr.

Her debut short film, Poyraz (Boreas) premiered in the official competition at the 59th Cannes Film Festival in 2006. Her first feature-length film Zefir (Zephyr) achieved its world premiere at the Toronto Film Festival in 2010. Her collaborative work as a co-producer includes two documentaries by Berke Baş, Hush! (La Chanson de Nahide, 2009) and Beton Park (Concrete Park, 2010).

Belma is currently in residence as a scholar at the Camargo Foundation in Cassis.


The Waterfront Talks are open to Friends of the International Circle and members of the Amis du Mucem only.

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