Historical films

Ottoman ‘çarık’ for historical films

Hüseyin Kopar, a fourth-generation leather shoemaker from Kahramanmaraş, southeastern Turkey, continued his business making çarıks, hand-crafted Ottoman sandals, for historical films and TV series. Speaking to Anadolu Agency (AA), Kopar said: “We have been working with leather for four generations. The Ottoman clothes and çarıks we make are used in local and foreign historical films. […]