Directed by Soner Sert (2017, 17 min. ). Digital. Turkish with English subtitles.
Anna is a Russian immigrant in her late 20’s living in Turkey. She earns her living by taking are of elderly patients. Due to an unexpected event, Anna decides to look for a new position but it wouldn’t be easy.
My Nature (Doğam)
Directed by Ulya Aviral (2018, 10 min.). Digital. Turkish with English subtitles.
A woman escapes from an unending Middle East war by crawling through underground tunnels and finds a mysterious path where she recalls her past in a secret language.
Broken Wings (Kırık Kanatlar)
Directed by Kadir Eman (2017, 7 min.). Digital. Turkish with English subtitles.
Robin is a 15-year-old who loves to spend time with pigeons. His father Ismail is a partridge hunter and against his son’s dedication to pigeons. This results in a conflict between father and son—and a secret is revealed.
Remnant from Yesterday (Dünden Kalan)
Directed by Salih Toprak (2017, 30 min.). Digital. Turkish with English subtitles.
Umut’s father left the family many years ago. One day Umut receives news that his father has Alzheimer’s. Despite their troubled past, Umut listens to his conscience and decides to put his father in a clinic, but it won’t be easy. Father and son spend a day as strangers.
Directed by Onur Yağız (2017, 11 min.). Digital. French and Turkish with English subtitles.
Toprak, who is only 8, translates for his parents, who can’t speak French. During his mother’s second trimester ultrasound in the hospital, he will be the first one to know if the twin babies are brothers or sisters.
East Side (Doğu Yakası)
Directed by Harun Durmuş (2017, 20 min.). Digital. Turkish with English subtitles.
After the civil war, Abdullah and Selam flee from Syria to Turkey, and then decide to escape to Germany by making a deal with a human smuggler. Selam saves the required amount of money by working regularly in a textile workshop. However, Abdullah is a drug addict, and he doesn’t have a regular job and enough money to go to Germany.
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