SCREENING
WATERSHED CINEMA 2
14:30
£5.00
1hr 30mins
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Dir: Various

Turkey is a country in transition. Under what looks like a geographical and economic transition lays a deep cultural change. One of the basic changes that occurred in Turkey is the fast developing urbanization, coming about as a result of the improved mobility between rural areas and the cities. What was considered rural culture is rapidly merging with the metropolitan. Short films from Turkey are increasingly influenced by this process.

“Shorts From Turkey” introduces films that allow a glimpse on these trends that are principal in the evolving Culture of Turkey.

FILMS:

7 centimeters7 Centimeters

Dir: Metehan Sereflioglu
Turkey 2016
16 mins 30 secs
Fiction

Erdem goes to high school. The principle warns him to cut his hair to obey the school rules.

black ringBlack Ring

Dir: Hasan Can Dagli
Turkey 2016
14 mins 58 secs
Fiction

Black Ring is a fantasy thriller about a group of people organizing a bizarre photoshoot in an abandoned mansion.

ground level3Ground Level

Dir: Ayris Alptekin
Turkey 2016
11 mins
Fiction

The old lady that Sevim nursed is dead. Although Sevim is very upset about it, she has to demand her wage which is already overdue.

No Fries, Please Still1No Fries, Please

Dir: Melisa Uneri
Turkey 2016
12 mins 26 secs
Fiction

“No Fries, Please” is a tragi-comic story about the moments of frustration and isolation that modern society have driven us to.

two piecesTwo Pieces

Dir: Murat Ugurlu
Turkey 2016
20 mins 45 secs
Fiction

Two men go deep into the forest with a jeep which belongs to the public authority. Beauty and death will find them unprepared.

the dilemma of who to loveThe Dilemma of Who to Love

Dir: Alper Tunel
Turkey 2016
16 mins 46 secs
Fiction

Nurullah is a seventeen year-old who is upset that he cannot convince his parents that he doesn’t like his current life.


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