Our festival which is going to be held for the 21st time this year, will co...
The city that chooses to express itself with art and its own unique style.
This year Memory of City is the Side Theme of the International Golden Saffron Documentary Film Festival.
The aim of our International Golden Saffron Documentary Film Festival is to maintain the necessary sensitivity for the future generations of Safranbolu, the cultural values that are found in our country in general, “to ensure continuity of protection by cultural infrastructure” and to update it through documentary film festival. “Cultural Heritage and Conservation” is to be able to bring the historical, cultural and natural environment under the light of its theme to the future.
The historical city Safranbolu, which has achieved its daily glory with its own protection, with its splendid Ottoman civil architecture; and again in September 2000 by starting his own festival in the 5th year (2004) and becoming an international organization.
Our Documentary Film Contest is divided into 2 main categories this year. The theme of the first category is ‘Cultural Heritage and Conservation,.
The second category will be healt in free category and there is no limitation. The participants specify in which category they will participate in the application.
Safranbolu Municipality The 21th National Golden Saffron Photography Contest will take place on the topic of “Cultural Heritage and Conservation.” The aim in the contest is to draw attention to the areas of concrete heritage which are the common responsibility of the whole world and at the same time to abolish the abstract cultural heritage. The organisation and execution of the National Golden Saffron Photo Contest is held by Safranbolu Municipality.
To support the documentary film makers and producers, To create an archive which includes elements about Safranbolu, contribute to get indroduced our region.
Photos from Safranbolu, the Golden Saffron Documentary Film Festival, Festival Cortege and many more about glorious Safranbolu.
Architect Elif KÖSE
Festival Organisation Committee Chairman
Honorable Safranbolu people,
We would like to thank the people of Safranbolu for their time, from the day we took over the task, to the intense interest of the people of Safranbolu, to their satisfaction and to the confidence we have in them. In the face of these sincere approaches of our people, our desire to perform this sacred task has become more and more intense.