He is nicknamed "The eye of Istanbul". The photographs that he has taken of his city have gone around the world for the last 50 years, and they make for an unrivalled visual memory.
Ara GÃ¼ler is today 89 years old. We look his photographs, the great photographer tells their stories and contexts.
DIRECTOR BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE:
Samuel Aubin is a director, a producer, and a trainer in creative documentary. His producing company, Rhizome, produces documentaries from Central Asia, Turkey and France. He is involved in Docmonde and LumiÃ¨re du Monde networks, as a manager and a trainer for scriptwriting residencies and coproduction meetings. He organizes training session for creative documentaries in Kazakhstan for five years and in Turkey for three years.