Cok Uzun Bir Hikayenin Tam Ortasi - The Midpoint of a Very Long Story


Le Milieu d’une Tres Longue Histoire
Çok Uzun Bir Hikayenin Tam Ortası

In Competition

Directed by Ertuğ Tüfekçioğlu
Written by Hakan Günday
Cast: Marjorie Hertzog, İbrahim Kıransal
Short / 14 min. / 2013 / France, Turkey


Paris at dusk. A loneliness casts over its damp streets.

A flat illuminates with anticipation as Mireille awaits her date. For Derun, it is not certain he will even survive the night.

More than just a regular interaction of strangers. A rendezvous of evergreen senses. Angst mixed with attraction, trauma met by excitement, strife overrun by escape.


Selected Festivals and Awards

Released in movie theaters in France
Golden Orange Film Festival, Turkey



Ertug TufekciogluBorn and raised in Türkiye, Ertuğ Tüfekçioğlu moved to Los Angeles to pursue film. He participated in various independent projects primarily produced and shot in California. Following a break to study Italian language and culture in Florence, he returned to Los Angeles to complete the production program at USC. Tüfekçioğlu, globally, continues his directorial pursuits with Califa Productions, LLC. He is also the volunteering administrator of His filmography includes “Direk Aşk” (Producer, Director, Editor), “Kazım Mirşan ve Erken Türk Tarihi” (Producer), “Dig Comics” (Director), “Ya Tutarsa!” (Writer, Producer, Director), “Well Sooted” (Producer, Director), “The Kabuki Joint” (Producer), “Zarpa!” (Writer, Producer, Director”).

Saturday, November 16, 2013, 1:00 p.m.
Remis Auditorium, Museum of Fine Arts
465 Huntington Avenue, Boston