CLOSE UP: ISTANBUL / ISTANBUL – MILLENNIUM CITY

Deutschland 2019 – Director: David Preute – Original language: Turkish, English – Subtitles: English

The city of Istanbul looks back on a long and eventful history. The former mayor Erdoğan wants to restore it to the old Ottoman splendour and make Istanbul into a millennium city. But his great vision does not appeal to all Turks.

German title: DIE JAHRTAUSENDSTADT. Camera: Elisabeth Kratzer, Vera Brückner. Editing: David Preute. Production: HFF München. Producer: HFF München. Length: 11 min.