Coen brothers' latest film "Hail, Ceaser!", which will open Berlin Film Festival, will be screened at 35th Istanbul Film Festival.
'The Music Of Strangers: Yo-Yo Ma And The Silk Road Ensemble' and Kent Jones' documentary 'Hitchcock/Truffaut' are added into the festival programme.
Given each year at the Opening Gala of the Festival, the Cinema Honorary Award of the Istanbul Film Festival will be bestowed to five notable figures of Turkish cinema, Suzan Avcı, Ülkü Erakalın, Şeref Gür, Perran Kutman and Jeyan Ayral Tözüm.
The 35th Istanbul Film Festival programme includes Oscar nominees.
Festival commemorates Otto Preminger with a special section in his 30th death anniversary.
Applications can be made for the fifth edition of Work in Progress until 3 March.
One of the sections of this year's festival to make a big impression is "Hidden Gems", curated by Alkan Avcıoğlu.