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Interview Spiegel: A woman is never safe there. At no time of the day

Sibel Kekilli in Salvador de Bahía

The German magazine “Der Spiegel” did an interview with Sibel Kekilli about her stay in Salvador de Bahía earlier this year. The actress is a co-founder of the women’s network Unidas, which aims to establish…

Interview Zeit: My job is characterized by dependencies

Sibel Kekilli - Berlinale

“Of course many professional groups are currently struggling for recognition. Supermarket employees, nurses, I am totally in favour of earning more for their work. But one thing should not be forgotten: If we had no…

Interview Chrismon: Say and think whatever you want

Sibel Kekilli - Chrismon

Sibel Kekilli answered a couple of questions in the current issue of the Chrismon magazine. The actress not only talks about friendship and freedom, but also explains what adults can learn from children. You can have…

Making-of: Casa Respeita as Mina

On February 19th the women’s house Casa Respeita as Mina (en.: Respect the girls) has successfully opened its doors in the middle of the old town center Pelourinho in Salvador de Bahía. As part of…

Interview A Tarde: Feminism in Salvador

Sibel Kekilli - Interview A Tarde

In the course of the successful opening of the “Casa Respeita as Mina” (respect the girls) on February 19, 2020 in Salvador de Bahía, the press also wanted to talk to Sibel Kekilli about her…

Salvador: opening of Casa Respeita as Mina

Sibel Kekilli bei Ihrer Rede zur Eröffnung der Casa Respeita as Mina in Salvador de Bahía

Respeita as Mina (engl. Respect the Girls) is an initiative of the production company Maré Produções, in partnership with the Women’s Ministry, and is financed by the Bahiatursa, the Goethe-Institut and UNIDAS – the women’s…

Interview FAZ: Who is afraid of a free woman?

With “Head On” her career startet brilliantly and meant her immediate breakthrough, further on she was a detective in the German series “Tatort” and played Shae in HBO’s award winning show “Game of Thrones.” Now…

Interview Sueddeutsche Zeitung: In my life there is no space for hatred

As a woman who wants to escape the constraints of a traditional home Sibel Kekilli’s breakthrough came with “Head On”. Her portrayal of the courtesan Shae in “Game of Thrones” made her famous internationally. Now…