The legendary capital of the Roman, Byzantine and Ottoman empires!
Vibrant and dynamic around the clock!
Film studios and the entire range of technical expertise!
ENDLESS LOCATION POSSIBILITIES
Istanbul was regarded as the center of the world during the Roman era, and today the city is a bustling filmmaking hub. In recent years, many international filmmakers have visited the city to shoot their films: Tom Tykwer’s action thriller The International (2009), starring Clive Owen and Naomi Watts; the espionage film Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (2010); Ben Affleck’s political thriller Argo (2011); The Two Faces of January (2012), starring Kirsten Dunst; the James Bond film Skyfall (2012); Inferno (2015); and Charlie’s Angels: Silver Cloud (2019) were all shot in this fascinating city.
Istanbul is connected to every major European city by direct flights of no more than a few hours. It is the home city of Turkish Airlines, the carrier with the highest number of destinations across the globe.
ACCOMMODATION IN ISTANBUL
Istanbul is one of the 10 most popular tourist destinations in the world. From seven-star deluxe residential hotels to boutique hotels with a minimalist design, Istanbul offers a wide range of accommodation choices for everyone.