Distant Constellation

USA/Turkey/Netherlands / 2017 / 82 minutes / NR

A beautifully composed and magical documentary, Distant Constellation introduces us to the colorful residents of a Turkish retirement home, a community made up of pranksters, historians, artists and would-be Casanovas. An Independent Spirit Award nominee, Mizrahi’s playful, dreamy film is one of the most unforgettable cinematic experiences of the year.

  • Director

    Shevaun Mizrahi

  • Producer

    Shelly Grizim
    Deniz Buga

  • "A beautiful portrait... Soulful, humorous, visually delicate... One of the more exciting achievements in nonfiction cinema in recent memory."

    — Chris O'Falt, Indiewire
  • "Funny, startling and touching... Dreamlike... an unusually warm, complex and illuminating picture."

    — Hannah McGill, Sight & Sound
  • "A dazzling study of age and memory."

    — Nigel Andrews, Financial Times
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