In Competition

Directed by Koray Sevindi
Written by Koray Sevindi, Muhammet Abdülgafur Şahin

Short / 8’ 28” / 2012

Cast: Osman Doğan, Muaz Ete


An attendant at the agency for the protection of children realizes that every morning one loaf of bread is missing in the storeroom. First, he thinks it’s the bakery’s fault but later finds out that a child is filching the bread. So, he decides to keep an eye on him.

Selected Festivals and Awards

Leiden International Short Film Festival, The Netherlands: Best Film Award
Pentedattilo Film Festival, Italy: Best Film Award
Cannes Film Festival, Short Film Corner, France
Corti and Cigarettes International Short Film Festival, Italy: Special Prize of the Press, ENI Prize
Istanbul University Golden Tooth Short Film Festival, Turkey: Best Film Award
International White Dow Short Film Competition, Turkey: Best Film Award
International Rotary Short Film Festival, Turkey: Best 3rd Film Award


Koray SevindiKoray Sevindi was born in Istanbul. After studying Mechanical Engineering at Istanbul Technical University, he worked as assistant director in various short films, documentaries and commercials. He lived in New York City for a short period of time and studied film directing at New York Film Academy. His first short film Ekmek (Bread) was officially screened and won various awards in many international and national film festivals. He wrote articles on the cinema as well as film reviews in “Potansiyel” and “Hayal Perdesi” magazines in Turkey. He continues to study theory and practice in cinema.


Thursday, November 29, 2012, 7:45 p.m.
Remis Auditorium, Museum of Fine Arts
465 Huntington Avenue, Boston