In the World of Lies by Atalay Taşdiken and Hacı Mehmet Duranoğlu (Turkey, 2015, 103 min.). Noncompetition documentary.
During his lifetime, Neşet Ertaş was one of the greatest practitioners of Turkish folk music and the Türkmen Abdal music tradition of Central Anatolia. In 2011, he was named a “Living Human Treasure” by UNESCO (the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization). This documentary takes an informed and intimate look at the musician’s life.
To order tickets by phone, call 1-800-440-6975 ($6 processing fee applies); to order in person, visit any MFA ticket desk.