Bringing Rife, gal-dem and Nocturnal together, Watershed played host to a brilliant panel discussion following a screening of Mustang on Wednesday May 18th. The…Read More
The award-winning Mustang announces a new female filmmaking talent both on the screen and behind the camera. Five sisters grow up under the strict supervision of their aunt in this sensitive and powerful portrait of sisterhood and sexuality.
It’s the beginning of the summer. In a village in the north of Turkey, Lale and her four sisters come home from school, innocently playing with boys. The supposed debauchery of their games causes a scandal with unintended consequences. The family home slowly turns into a prison, classes on housework and cooking replace school, and marriages begin to be arranged. The five sisters, driven by the same desire for freedom, fight back against the limits imposed on them.
I remember having one of those awkward conversations about sex with my mother, I was probably around 17 or 18 years old. It was…Read More
Nocturnal Creative’s @itsthatnazchick talks about their film of the month, Mustang. This Oscar®-nominated knockout first feature from director Deniz Gamze Ergüven is a heady, emotional…Read More
I was hooked, instantly. The film grabbed me within seconds and didn’t let me go until long after I’d left the cinema. In fact, I…Read More
We caught up with some of the audience members at an exclusive Into Film preview screening of Mustang at HOME, Manchester to find out what…Read More
A mustang is a free-roaming horse of the American west, a descendant of Colonial Spanish horses that is officially referred to as feral. The…Read More
Mustang is the debut feature by Turkish-French filmmaker Deniz Gamze Ergüven, and tells a story that unravels in a remote Turkish village where five orphaned…Read More
It’s the beginning of the summer. In a village in the north of Turkey, Lale and her four sisters come home from school, innocently…Read More