Considered one of the United States' most significant film festivals, the Seattle International Film Festival has invited Reha Erdem
and his films Kosmos
(2010) and Times and Winds
(2006) to show in the Emerging Masters category devoted to attention-deserving directors from throughout the world.
The Seattle Film Festival
, which brings hundreds of films to thousands of viewers every year, will continue until June 12th. Retrospectives of Reha Erdem's work have shown previously for international viewers at the Paris Film Festival, the Tokyo International Film Festival and the Taiwan Kaohsiung Film Festival.