Watch Crossing the Bridge: The Sound of Istanbul Movie Online
Published 06 15, 2015
Year : 2005
Release date : 27 May 2005
Genres: Documentary, Music,
Director : Fatih Akin,
Writers: Fatih Akin,
Stars: Alexander Hacke, Ahmed Ulug, Cem Yegul, Mehmed Ulug, Baba Zula,
Time: 90 min.
Keywords: Watch Crossing the Bridge: The Sound of Istanbul Movie Online
Crossing the Bridge: The Sound of Istanbul Movie Online
Crossing the Bridge: The Sound of Istanbul is a 2005 film/documentary directed by Fatih Akın. The film is a journey through the music scene in modern Istanbul, Turkey as well as portraying its cultural life. It was screened out of competition at the 2005 Cannes Film Festival. It features German musician Alexander Hackeas the narrator. Hacke and Akın travelled around Istanbul with a mobile recording studio and a microphone, assembling an inspired portrait of Turkish music — from arabesque to indie rock and rap. Award-winning director Fatih Akin takes us on a journey through Istanbul, the city that bridges Europe and Asia, and challenges familiar notions of east and west. He looks at the vibrant musical scene which includes traditional Turkish music plus rock and hip-hop.