This blog is a place for all contributors of Nisimazine to continue to write, photograph, make video and discuss cinema together after the workshops. An extension of the magazine, this is a free space to keep sharing new insights and experiences through reviews, essays, quotes, interviews and festival reports. You can join any conversation by posting comments. So…, let’s go !
If you ask me, this magazine is about trying to take some risks. Not only because the journalists making this bilingual gazette come from 8 different countries (can you figure out the linguistic headaches in the morning editorial meeting?), but also because their common trait is to be guided by passion; the contagious desire to share film – and life (…)
By Esra Demirkiran (Turkey), 16 May 2008 | Editorials |Translations: [en]
Every dialogue we have in our daily lives contains an element of storytelling. Films, in telling their particular stories, are also a dialogue between the audience and the filmmaker.
Some people - right after watching a film - like to comment and know others’ ideas on it. This motivation comes from both a pure passion for cinema and sensitivity towards the state of the world. Even fictions are a kind of document of their time.
It is thus not only the films themselves (…)