It was impossible not to notice that the traditional black tie had been replaced by a black tracksuit, when Glover arrived in the southern
Glover was among the world-renowned stars attending this year’s 45th Antalya Golden Orange Film Festival, now in its fifth day.
Glover was forced to attend the gala screening in a black tracksuit instead of a black tuxedo after his luggage was lost transferring flights from Frankfurt to
Festival organizes offered to find him a suit; however Glover declined and walked the red carpet in the more comfortable attire.
Invited to speak ahead of the film showing, Glover said he was very surprised by the number of films being screened at the Golden Orange Film Festival.
"All through my life I have found the chance to discover my own culture when I experience other cultures around the world. These experiences enrich my personality," Glover was quoted by the TDN as saying.
When asked for thoughts on the
“Does his skin color change his ideas? Do you think he has different ideas on
"Colin Powell and Condoleezza Rice are also black," he added.
"Blindness," which also features other famous names including Julianne Moore, Mark Ruffalo, Gael Garcia Bernal and Alice Braga, has a paradoxical theme: "One can see better when blind," the TDN reported.