An Emotional Visit to 'Mr Cinema' Türker İnanoğlu

An Emotional Visit to 'Mr Cinema' Türker İnanoğlu
An Emotional Visit to 'Mr Cinema' Türker İnanoğlu

📩 26/09/2023 15:31

Zeydan Karalar visited 87-year-old Türker İnanoğlu, known as Mr. Sinema, at TÜRVAK, and presented him with the plaque that he could not come to receive at Altın Koza. sohbet He.

Adana Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Zeydan Karalar visited Türker İnanoğlu, known as "Mr. Cinema", who left his mark on a long period in Turkey as a director, film producer, TV program producer and entrepreneur, at TÜRVAK (Türker İnanoğlu Foundation). Türker İnanoğlu received President Zeydan Karalar in his private office, which he used as a studio and turned into a museum.

Türker İnanoğlu was present at the 30th Adana Golden Boll Film Festival Grand Prize Night in the building, which has been the location for many TV series, the archive of hundreds of films shot by İnanoğlu, the historical archive of Erler Film, and which has been transformed into a magical place for cinema. President Zeydan Karalar, who presented the plaque of respect to the labor that he could not come to receive due to health problems, expressed his respect and admiration to the legendary cinema man. İnanoğlu and Karalar for a while sohbet did. Documentary Master from Adana - Adana Golden Boll Film Festival Executive Board Member Nebil Özgentürk was also present during the visit.


Expressing his feelings during the visit where Turkish cinema, art and Adana Golden Boll Film Festival were discussed, Mayor Zeydan Karalar said, “Of course, this award does not deserve you. You have extraordinary contributions to Turkish cinema. You are irreplaceable. We have had and will experience great happiness by watching your works for many years. Altın Koza does not forget anyone who contributed to the cinema, but your place is different from everyone else. "If you accept this award and honor us," he said.

Stating that the Golden Boll Film Festival is the most important film festival in Turkey, President Zeydan Karalar said, “As you stated, important films were appreciated in Adana and spread throughout Turkey. There are two main reasons for this. The first is the cinema vision and love of art of the people of Adana. Secondly, Adana has trained many valuable artists. Of course, seeing and revealing this reinforced this. "We thank you very much for that," he said.


Türker İnanoğlu also thanked Mayor Zeydan Karalar for his visit. At the meeting, which took place in a very friendly atmosphere, Türker İnanoğlu signed and gifted Giovanni Scognamillo's books Mr. Cinema Türker İnanoğlu, From Curtain to White Glass Türker İnanoğlu's Television Memories and A Life Dedicated to Cinema Türker İnanoğlu, to Zeydan Karalar. İnanoğlu, Mr. Cinema book; “Dear President, I just met you, but I can say that I was attached to you from the first moment. He signed with the words "With love and respect..."

Türker İnanoğlu said the following during the visit: “Both you and the Altın Koza Film Festival make a great contribution to cinema. I'm watching for this. I really like your contributions. Let me know whenever you need something, I am ready to contribute.”

Nebil Özgentürk, who made Türker İnanoğlu's documentary, also visited on behalf of the Golden Boll Film Festival Executive Board.