Falcons: The Art of the Hunt

Freer Gallery of Art Jefferson Drive and 12th Street SW

Select paintings and artifacts spanning from ancient Egypt to China to celebrate the iconic falcon—associated with Egypt’s god of the heavens, trained hunters for royalty, and still revered, especially in the Arab world, today.

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Hey There!

Freer Gallery of Art Jefferson Drive and 12th Street SW

It’s pandemic lockdown in Istanbul and two friends plan a tech scam to steal money in this comedy about what happens when people are stuck at home. Directed by Reha Erdem, the film was written and shot over Zoom during the coronavirus pandemic. Turkish with English subtitles.

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A Tale of Three Sisters

Freer Gallery of Art Jefferson Drive and 12th Street SW

Reunited in the remote countryside of their youth, after years in foster care and service, sisters Reyhan, Nurhan, and Havva, must outwit the men in their lives to return to the city. Turkish with English subtitles.

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Passed by Censor

Freer Gallery of Art Jefferson Drive and 12th Street SW

To clear his mind of his day job—Zakir works as a prison censor, blacking out information found within letters to those in jail—he takes a creative writing class, but he uses a woman’s photograph found in prison letters for inspiration and soon finds himself obsessed with her. Turkish with English subtitles.

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