Filmekimi reached an admission of 20 thousand

The 20th edition of Filmekimi, organised by the Foundation of Culture and Arts was the focus of film enthusiasts in October 2021 in Istanbul, Ankara, and İzmir. The 46-film programme included multi-awarded films from recent festivals.

The 20th Filmekimi was supported by the Ministry of Culture and Tourism. Sponsored by Paribu, and with contributions of Korean Tourism Organisation, the 20th edition of Filmekimi was held 8-21 October in Istanbul, 15-20 October in Ankara, and 22-26 October in İzmir. The screenings were held at Atlas 1948 Movie Theatre, Beyoğlu Movie Theatre and Kadıköy Movie Theatre in Istanbul, Cinemaximum Armada in Ankara, and Cinemaximum Mavibahçe in İzmir.

The screenings began with the Palm d'Or winner Titane. 15 extra screenings were added to the programme, as well as the surprise screening of Belfast by Kenneth Branagh. The total number of screenings was 138 in Istanbul. The total number of screenings including Ankara and Izmir was 188

The Filmekimi programme included the Istanbul Golden Tulip winner Madalena, the Palm d'Or winner Titane, The Golden Lion winner Happening, the Camera d'Or winner Murina, and the latest films by Denis Villeneuve, Wes Anderson, Bruno Dumont, Paul Verhoeven, Andrea Arnold, François Ozon, Nanni Moretti, and Hong Sang-soo.

The promotional campaign of the 20th edition of Filmekimi was created by Muhabbet.