Photographers in Film: Distant

November 11, 2016 @ 7:00 pm

Photographers in Film Series: Directors have long featured photographers as interesting protagonists in fictional films. This series of five movies—in which one of the characters is a photographer—complements the exhibition The Thrill of the Chase: The Wagstaff Collection of Photographs at the J. Paul Getty Museum.

Distant (Uzak)
After his wife leaves him, a photographer has an existential crisis and tries to cope with his cousin’s visit.

2002. Turkey. 110 min. Not rated. Subtitles. Directed by Nuri Bilge Ceylan.

Film Tickets:
$9 Regular Admission
$8 Seniors (62+) and Students with ID
$7 Members
Free for Insider Access Members (and above)
Tickets are available for purchase at the door.