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FILM REVIEWS Once Upon a Time in Anatolia [2010]






The Wages of Truth: Close-Up on “Once Upon a Time in Anatolia”


Duncan Gray, MUBI, 23 August 2012.


Once Upon a Time in Anatolia


Philip French, Observer, 18 March 2012

Nuri Bilge Ceylan’s latest film, a thriller as challenging as Antonioni’s Blow-Up, is his finest work to date



Once Upon a Time in Anatolia


Peter Bradshaw Guardian, 15 March 2012

Nuri Bilge Ceylan’s new film is long and difficult, and perhaps not for everyone, but I can only say it is a kind of masterpiece: audacious, uncompromising and possessed of a mysterious grandeur in its wintry pessimism.


August 24, 2012 Posted by | Nuri Bilge Ceylan | | Leave a comment