Taşkafa, Stories of the Street (2013)

Film details

  • Featuring

    John Berger

  • Countries

    United Kingdom Turkey

  • Year

    2013

  • Genres

    Documentary Artists' Moving Image

  • Type

    Film

  • Category

    Non Fiction

Alternative titles

  • Taşkafa Alternative Turkish
  • Tahkafa, Stories of the Street Alternative

Synopsis

Taşkafa is a real dog and also a legend on the streets of Istanbul. John Berger tells Taşkafa’s story, reading from his novel, King, the story of the disappearance of a community told from a dog’s perspective.

Cast & Credits

Latest from the BFI

  • Latest from the BFI

    Latest news, features and opinion.

More information

Films, TV and people

  • Films, TV and people

    Film lists and highlights from BFI Player.

More information

Sight & Sound magazine

  • Sight & Sound magazine

    Reviews, interviews and features from the international film magazine.

More information

Back to the top