A Psychiatry and Cinema panel was held at the Istanbul University main building doctorate hall within the scope of the International Crime and Punishment Film Festival events. Among the participants of the panel chaired by Prof. Dr. Bengi Semerci were the director Yağmur Taylan, Prof. Dr. Mert Sarun and Associate Prof. Mustafa Bilici. The panel that attracted a great number of spectators covered the interaction between cinema and psychiatry as subjects involve in everything related to humans and the respective points of view regarding one another. The festival, the organizers of which included our Institute and the guided by Prof. Dr. Bengi Semerci, proceeded with other activities.