Kedi Reviews

September 12, 2017
Everything is of the moment: the filmmakers spend a few moments or minutes with one person and cat, then move on.
March 17, 2017
"Kedi" is the cat's meow. Literally.
March 2, 2017
Humans can only draw so many lessons from cats.
March 1, 2017
Cats wander in and out of frame; humans speculate on whether the local cats are ambitious or arrogant; Turkish music spills onto the soundtrack; and there's more than one growler of a catfight.
February 23, 2017
Though pleasant to watch, Torun's feature debut feels more like a meandering montage than a structured narrative, and it could easily be half as long.
February 23, 2017
Those who don't especially like cats - or Istanbul, for that matter - might not get a lot out of Turkish director Ceyda Torun's love letter to the feline population of her native city. For everyone else, it should be an almost unadulterated pleasure.
February 17, 2017
I loved it and I am more of a dog person, though I admit to having bonded with a few felines in my day. I daresay even elephant or giraffe people will love it, too.
February 17, 2017
Cats, despite what any dog people reading may suggest, do make great friends, especially if you give them a whole city's worth of space.
February 16, 2017
By the time "Kedi" puts these animals through their paces, only one essential question remains unanswered: Will the dogs of the Dardanelles demand equal exposure? This could be a trend.
February 16, 2017
A cat's-eye view of the world that showcases both the warm-hearted people of this ancient Turkish city and the seamless integration of its felines into everyday life.