Set on the grounds of a preserved hippodrome, a group of legionnaires, gladiators and charioteers try to hang on to Jordan’s ancient past. But as tourism continues to decline in the Middle East, the performers are faced with the harsh reality that each show may be their last.
‘the Roman role’ in one Jordanian town
The Battle of Jerash is an entertaining look at ‘the Roman role’ in one Jordanian town, not so much in the past, but in the present
- Carlos Cabrera
- English, Turkish Subtitle
- USA | 2018 | 26'
Best of Foça Film Days
Join us in Foça and Yeni Foça on Friday evenings in April for the “Best of Foça Film Days 2018”.
Screenings start promptly at 20.00. You can check the Venues, Dates & Movies List below.
The SeaDate & VenueApril 5, 2019 | Yeni Foça Social FacilityApril 12, 2019 | Foça Reha Midilli Cultural Centre
- Ciano: A Fisherman’s Tale
Marco Vitale & Elena Grosso Italian, Turkish subtitles | 2018 | USA | 13'
- Peace and Quiet in the Aquarium
Tayfun Belet Turkish, English subtitles | 2017 | Turkey | 22'
- Tales from the Island: Salt Pans
Tim Lewis Maltese, Turkish subtitles | 2016 | Malta | 10'
- Oinousses Island
Sibel Göloğlu, & Savaş Karakaş Turkish, No Subtitles | 2018 | Turkey | 48'
Bringing History to LifeDate & VenueApril 19, 2019 | Yeni Foça Social FacilityApril 26, 2019 | Foça Reha Midilli Cultural Centre
- Standing on the Shoulders of Giants
Tanya Venture English, Turkish Subtitles | 2016 | Scotland | 5′
- The Battle of Jerash
Carlos Cabrera English, Turkish Subtitles | 2018 | USA | 26′
Melek Taylan Turkish, English Subtitles | 2017 | Turkey | 67′