The Disenchanted

Original title: "Düş Kırıgınları"

Directed by

Selim Gunes

He lives in Istanbul.
He’s been taking photograph since 1989.
He lives in Istanbul and takes photographs of the city.
His photography album called Istanbul City of the Lodos Winds was published in 2008.
He had 2 solo, 8 group exhibitions and 6 dia shows.
Some of his photographs were included to the collections of Istanbul Modern and Istanbul Photography Museum.

His debut film called White As Snow was awarded 8 prizes at national and international festivals.
His second feature film is titled The Disenchanted.

Cinematography by

Feza Caldiran

Edited by

Ahmet Can Cakirca, Selim Gunes

Music by

Mete Ayguven

Main cast

Mert Tanik, Denise Ankel, Bahar Yanilmaz, Bugra Koctepe, Hakan Emre Unal

Color: colored, Running time: 89, Format: DCP, Countries: TR, Languages: TR

Nur Gunes She is a co-founder of Agustos Ltd company which was established in 1996 as an advertising agency.In 2010, she produced her first feature film; Kar Beyaz (White as Snow) which was shot in Artvin,in northeastern blacksea region of Turkey. The film was awarded various national and internationalprizes and world premiered at Chicago Film Festival, 2010.
Nurhan Sidal
Production company(s)

Agustos Ltd


Ali Bayraktar, Nurhan Sidal


Kolkata International Film Festival


The Disenchanted a love story about a restless writer in his forties and a young lady doing some research about Greek villages. This love story starts in 1998 and over the course of five years; its passion changes and becomes ‘destructive’ due to the choices that they make.

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