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Tha actor talked about his film 'The Water Diviner' which focuses on the Battle of Gallipoli
Turkish cinema will go to the French capital with a selection of its most powerful titles.
LOS ANGELES - Agence France-Presse
Boy band One Direction took home top prizes Sunday at the American Music Awards as chart-topper Taylor Swift used the platform to deliver a staunch defense of traditional album buying.
SYDNEY - Agence France-Presse
Thousands of AC/DC fans Nov. 23 flocked to a small, rural Australian town for the launch of the group’s first new album in six years - and also its first without founding member Malcolm Young, who is suffering from dementia
LAS VEGAS - Agence France-Presse
Late guitar great Paco de Lucia and superstar Enrique Iglesias won top prizes Thursday at the Latin Grammys, which took a political edge as artists cheered President Barack Obama's plan to help immigrants.
Indie rock musician Chan Marshall, better known as her stage name “Cat Power,” will perform in Istanbul on Nov. 22 and 23.
Adapted from Kafka’s “Letter to His Father,” the play “Kafka and Son” is set to be performed in Turkey for the first time.
BAGHDAD – Associated Press
Despite local hardships, the Baghdad School of Music and Ballet continues to survive, training its students in the art of song and dance
Ever since UNESCO recognized flamenco as a World Heritage Treasure in 2010, Nov. 16 has been celebrated as World Flamenco Day, and Ankara’s “Mavi Sahne” is set to organize the 2nd Flamenco Marathon on the same date this year.
Kim Kardashian may be getting all the attention but the Metropolitan Museum in New York knows what a real statuesque booty looks like, the Nypost has reported.
Italian coffee house Caffe Nero has organized a new workshop at Sabancı University Sakıp Sabancı Museum with the aim of supporting the arts.
FOLDED CORNER - ‘The First World War in the Middle East’ by Kristian Coates Ulrichsen (Hurst, $35, 320 pages)
PARIS – Anadolu Agency
The prestigious Turkish-French Literature award has been given to author Hakan Günday this year for his novel “Ziyan.”
ISTANBUL - Anadolu Agency
Syrian-Kurdish poet and author Jan Dost, Kurdish writer Hesene Mete and Kurdish linguist Celadet Bedirxan are among best-selling writers in this year's International Istanbul Book Fair