Original title: "Sardunya"

Directed by

Cagil Bocut

Cagil,completed his MA studies on Film Production at London Kingston University in 2012.Cagil worked as editing assistant for acclaimed Iranian director Bahman Ghobadi’s feature film “Rhino Season”.He has been working as a commercial director 2016-2020. His debut film “Geranium” was supported by German-Turkish Co-Development Fund, Medienboard Berlin-Brandenburg and Turkish Ministry of Culture. Geranium was selected for Cinephilia Bound Cannes, Meetings on the Bridge, First Cut Lab and also it was awarded as Best WIP Award at Connecting Cottbus.

Cinematography by

Orcun Ozkilinc

Edited by

Mesut Ulutas

Music by

Ozan Turkyilmaz

Main cast

Ilayda Elif Elhih, Ali Seckiner Alici, Evren Duyal, Zeyno Eracar, Tansu Bicer

Color: color, Running time: 82, Format: DCP, Countries: Turkey, Languages: Turkish

Asli Erdem Born in Istanbul. She graduated from Sabancı University(Cultural Studies BA) and Boğaziçi University (PoliticalScience MA). Among the titles she produced areSEABURNERS (Berlinale, Forum) by Melisa Önel and SONG OF MY MOTHER (Sarajevo FF, Best Film) by Erol Mintaş. Mintaş’s film was selected over 60 film festivals, received 16 awards, and distributed in 6 territories. She provided production services for the Dutch film WOLF by Jim Taihuttu and Oscar-shortlisted Swiss short BON VOYAGE by Marc Wilkins.
Caglar Bocut
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Just before her final exams, 19 years old Defne, has to return to her hometown after her father’s stroke. His rehabilitation sessions will give the pair a chance to heal their fragile relationship.

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