Pelin Narcin Kadilar
May 11, 2011
Istanbul 2010 Culture Capital of Europe, the whole Turkish & International Society by increased awareness, immigrants, refugees, under developed nations, policy makers, short film makers, film school students, university students, cultural branches and in
The festival is a short film competition that aims to create awareness to the emigration problems and all cinema makers and cinema fans to transfer their “Intercultural Dialogue” themed films to big screen. Festival will include seminars, panels, film screenings and workshops. In the competition section fiction, animation, documentary, and experimental short films with the “Intercultural Dialogue” theme will compete and the directors will be supported with various awards.
The common mission of the Film Festival with Junior Chamber International Istanbul and JCI Turkey is to contribute to the advancement of the global community by providing the opportunities for young people to develop their leadership skills, social responsibility and fellowship necessary to create positive change. The Motto is “Young Entrepreneurs hand by hand with Young Film Directors”. The Festival received a tremendous interest from a variety of filmmakers all over the world, and the award winners had the opportunity to reach an international audience with premiers in Istanbul. For more details please visit our official festival website: www.jciistanbulcrossroads.com