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20th Altyn Koza opens with 'four-leaf clover' of cinema.

ADANA (CyHAN)- Adana's Altyn Koza (Golden Boll) International Film Festival kicked off its 20th edition at the amphitheater of the city's Merkez Park (Central Park) on Monday with a gala ceremony attended by veteran Turkish actresses TE-rkan E[currency]oray, HE-lya Kocyiy-it, Fatma Girik and Filiz Akyn, the four of whom have been billed together as the "four-leaf clover" of cinema.

The actresses arrived at the gala venue in classic automobiles, the Cihan news agency reported on Monday. A large group crowded in when the actresses stepped onto the red carpet, escorted by actors Halit Ergenc, Yetkin Dikinciler, Sinan Tuzcu and Yiy-it EuzE-ener.

Speaking at the gala, Zihni Aldyrmaz, vice mayor of the Adana Greater Municipality, said the festival has only been held 20 times since its launch in 1969. E[currency]oray, Akyn, Kocyiy-it and Girik also gave speeches on the significance of Adana, the festival and Turkish cinema. They were then presented with plaques in the shape of a four-leaf clover.

The festival will feature 215 films from Sept. 16-22. Twelve films will compete in the festival's national feature competition, the jury for which will be headed by Beki Probst. (Today's Zaman)


Tuesday, September 17, 2013 SOURCE: CHA

ADANA, TE[pounds sterling]RKyYE

Var of celebrities walking on the red carpet

Speech of Zihni Aldyrmaz, vice mayor of the Adana Greater Municipality

Var of movies of Fatma Girik, HE-lya Kocyiy-it, TE-rkan E[currency]oray ve Filiz Akyn

Var of speeches of the actresses

Var of the actresses getting on the stage

Awarding the actresses with a plaque



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