*The Wall*. 1983. France. Directed by Yilmaz Güney. © MK2

Duvar (The Wall). 1983. France. Written and directed by Yilmaz Güney. In French; English subtitles. 117 min.

A band of young boys fight to survive in a Turkish prison, itself a metaphor for Turkey under the rule of the oppressive military government that had come to power in a 1971 coup. The film was shot in France by Güney, a popular leading man who had become politicized and was himself imprisoned for much of the 1970s.

  1. Sunday, June 22, 2014,
    2:30 p.m.

    T1, Theater 1
  2. Sunday, June 8, 2014,
    5:30 p.m.

    T1, Theater 1
This film accompanies Carte Blanche: MK2.