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Singapore Cult & Underground Film Festival (SCUFF) 2016 - Remake, Remix, Rip-Off: About Copy Culture & Turkish Pop Cinema [TICKETS ARE AVAILABLE AT THE DOOR]

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Remake, Remix, Rip-Off: About Copy Culture & Turkish Pop Cinema

Director : Cem Kaya
Cast : Cuneyt Arkin, Yilmaz Atadeniz

2014 | Turkey, Germany | Documentary | Turkish, German with English Subtitles | 96 minutes | R21 (Consumer advice: Sexual scenes)

NOTE: All tickets sold are non-refundable.
For more details about the film festival: http://scumcinema.com/events/scuff2016



Synopsis

The Turkish takes on STAR WARS, THE EXORCIST, THE WIZARD OF OZ, RAMBO, E.T., DRACULA, SUPERMAN and countless others. Shameless, charismatic knockoffs and often ridiculous, these films were nothing if not narratively adventurous — robots could appear in a kitchen-sink drama, zombies can show up in a Rambo film. There truly were no rules. Don’t think this is all curious fodder for laughs, though. In the ’60s, ‘70s and ‘80s, the Turkish film industry, christened “Yeşilçam”, was a force to be reckoned with. In fact, it was one of the most prolific production industries in the world.


REMIX, REMAKE, RIPOFF took seven years to make and it’s here to school you on an industry that was the very definition of special. This was an era when Turkey had zero copyright laws so everything — title, concept, musical score, even full-on footage from a pre-existing production, was fair game!


IMPORTANT NOTES -- PLEASE READ
  • "Remake, Remix, Rip-Off" is rated R21 Only people aged 21 years or above on the day of screening are allowed into the theatre. Please have your ID ready for checks -- you will not be allowed entry if you fail to produce a valid ID upon request.
  • This is a special ticketed event. There will be no refunds for this film. Upon payment, simply turn up for the event and register with us.
  • You are allowed to purchase a maximum of 4 tickets per transaction. Seats are issued on a first-come, first-served basis (free seating arrangement).
  • "Remake, Remix, Rip-Off" will start screening at 5PM on 26 March 2016. Please be at The Projector by 415PM to register and collect your wrist tags.
  • Ticket sales will close on 26 March at 10am.




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  • Title was changed to "Singapore Cult & Underground Film Festival (SCUFF) 2016 - Remake, Remix, Rip-Off: About Copy Culture & Turkish Pop Cinema [TICKETS ARE AVAILABLE AT THE DOOR]". Diff 2016-03-26 02:15:18
Sat Mar 26, 2016
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM SGT
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Venue
The Projector [Green Room]
Tickets
SCUFF 2016 - RRR
[Non-Refundable Fee]
$13.00

On sale until Mar 26, 2016, 10:00:00 AM

Venue Address
6001 Beach Road Golden Mile Tower #05-00 Singapore 199589 Singapore
Organizer
Singapore Cult & Underground Film Festival (SCUFF) 2016
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