There is no doubt that Antalya is the most beautiful place in the worldMustafa Kemal ATATÜRK
Inaugurated in 1964 at the initiative of Dr. Avni Tolunay, Antalya Golden Orange Film Festival, besides being the most important stop in the cinema journeys of many important names such as Yılmaz Güney, Atıf Yılmaz, Ömer Kavur, Halid Refiğ, Yavuz Özkan, Zeki Ökten, Yavuz Turgul, Erden Kıral, Ömer Lütfi Akad, Şerif Gören, Yılmaz Duru, Memduh Ün, Ertem Eğilmez, Nuri Bilge Ceylan, Zeki Demirkubuz, Derviş Zaim, Reha Erdem, has evolved over the years into the beating heart of Turkish cinema.
Films that have become classics of Turkish cinema today, such as Gurbet Kuşları, Düğün, Endişe, Selvi Boylum Al Yazmalım, Maden, Sürü, Dul Bir Kadın, Bir Yudum Sevgi, Aaahh Belinda, Bereketli Topraklar Üzerinde, Muhsin Bey, Kapıcılar Kralı, Anayurt Oteli, Uçurtmayı Vurmasınlar, Gizli Yüz, Tabutta Rövaşata, Uzak, Yazı Tura and Kader have won the Golden Orange Award.
Introduced by the Festival with a view to making a tangible contribution to Turkish cinema and helping national films open to the international market, Antalya Film Forum has transformed Antalya into a hub of the national film industry, providing support to large numbers of young and independent filmmakers. Antalya Film Forum, comprised of platforms such as Fiction Pitching, Fiction Work in Progress, Documentary Work in Progress and Sümer Tilmaç Antalya Film Support Fund, has played a key role in the production journey and creation of many Turkish films, including national and international festival award-winners.
Antalya Golden Orange Film Festival, hosting many famous names, including István Szabó, Francis Ford Coppola, Emir Kusturica, Catherine Deneuve, Bob Rafelson, Abbas Kiarostami, Bahman Ghobadi, Asghar Farhadi, Theresa Russell, Krzysztof Zanussi, Helen Mirren, Paul Verhoeven, Faye Dunaway, Harvey Keitel, Mickey Rourke, Audrey Tautou and Adrien Brody, is a member of the International Federation of Film Producers’ Associations, FIAPF.
Antalya Golden Orange Film Festival to be held for the 58th time in 2021 is organized by ANSET under the sponsorship of the Antalya Metropolitan Municipality.
Alanya, Türkiye'nin Akdeniz Bölgesi'deki Antalya iline bağlı bir turizm ilçesidir. Şehir merkezine uzaklığı 154 kilometredir. Türkiye'nin güney sahillerinde bulunan Alanya, 1.598,51 km²'lik bir alana sahiptir ve 2015'te nüfusu 291.643 kişidir.