Turkish rocker Teoman released a new music video on the web, “ruhun sarışın”. Because it may be labeled as obscene, producers decided to make it web-only according to Hürriyet. These two versions of the video can also be found in Teoman’s official site.
According to Turkish Statistical Institute 85,4 % of Turks state that they are happy. (my ass) More in Turkish here.
A high school kid committed suicide when his mother was put into prison due to the debt of tutorials for national university exams..
With their plush monsters, tin robots and space heroes wielding plywood swords, Turkish B-movies dating back decades ago have found a new audience on the web, seduced by naivety and technical failure in the extreme.
The most-derided examples of the genre have attracted hundreds of thousands on video-sharing sites like YouTube to win global fame for the bizarre Turkish versions of Superman, Spiderman, Star Wars and Tarzan, produced mostly between 1965 and 1985.
For Regis Brochier, a French specialist on B-movies, Turkey has offered the world a whole new genre — “very naive and absolutely uninhibited” — with a careless attitude to technical challenge, weak continuity, aberrant sound-mixing and a complete disregard of intellectual property.
Undated hand out picture showing turkish actors during a scene dof a film by Turkish film director Yilmaz Atadeniz. With their plush monsters, tin robots and space heroes wielding plywood swords, Turkish B-movies dating back decades ago have found a new audience on the web, seduced by naivety and technical failure in the extreme. (AFP/File/Mustafa Ozer)
This undated hand out picture shows turkish actors during a scene of a film by Turkish film director Yilmaz Atadeniz. After having seduced the Turkish movie goers with their naivete and their cheekiness, Turkish B-movies are gaining in world wide popularity.(AFP/File/Mustafa Ozer)