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Street Photographer Cheryl Dunn Visited Ankara

American documentary maker and street photographer Cheryl Dunn completed her three-day Ankara visit. This visit is made possible by U.S. Embassy Turkey’s Cultural Affairs Department in partnership with American Film Showcase. After Turkey debut of Everybody Street documentary on May 10, 2015, Dunn visited two universities in Ankara where she talked to students about her ...
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“Everybody Street” – Filmmaker and Photographer Cheryl Dunn Visits Turkey

Renowned American documentary filmmaker and photographer Cheryl Dunn visited Turkey on May 6-8, 2015 as part of the American Film Showcase, the premier American film diplomacy program organizing screenings and workshops with American filmmakers in more than 35 countries. AFS is a partnership between the Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs and ...
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U.S. Secretary of the Air Force James Attends IDEF 2015

U.S. Secretary of the Air Force Deborah Lee James attended the 12th International Defense Industry Fair which takes place on May 5-8 this year at TUYAP Expo Center in Istanbul. After attending the inauguration ceremonies on May 5, Secretary James participated in the opening of the USA Security and Defense Pavilion organized by the Association ...
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Independent Film Maker Jason DaSilva in Istanbul

During his time in Istanbul, DaSilva participated in film screenings and discussions at Istanbul Commerce University, SALT Beyoğlu and at StudioX on the AXS Map he developed (a Google based mobile app to “map” locations based on their accessibility to people in wheelchairs) and the first “Mapathon” for people with disabilities in Istanbul. DaSilva also ...
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