Muslum Baba'nin Evlatlari - The Children of Muslum Baba

CONSENSUS

In Competition

Directed by Gülten Taranç
Written by Meryem Şahin
Cast: Esra Kızıldoğan, Rabia Kaya, Engin Özsayın, Şenay Aksoy, Dilay Taşkaya, Meral Yurderi
Short / 16 min. / 2012


Synopsis


The story of a group of female workers who always do the right thing but one day do wrong… Based on a real story, the film is about issues such as labor exploitation, sexual abuse, gender identity through the eyes of these women who work in a lingerie factory.

 

Selected Festivals and Awards

Şenel Aksu Best Thesis Award, Turkey
Festival de Identita International Film Festival, Italy
Passaggi d’Autore Mediterranean Film Festival, Italy
King Midas International Film Festival, Turkey
Okan University Student Films Festival, Turkey
Cannes Film Festival Short Films Corner, France
Festival de Femmes de Creteil Selection of Screening Point Iris, France
Ankara Film Festival, Turkey

 

Gülten TARANÇ

Gulten TarancGülten Taranç was born in Izmir in 1990. In 2008 she traveled to Mexico as an exchange student with the Rotary Exchange Program. She studied Spanish in Universidad de Quintana Roo. In 2009 she participated in the “An Exceptional Athenian in Izmir, Theodore Angelopoulos” workshop of Dokuz Eylül University and Aegean University Lesvos. In 2010 she took part in the Cartastorie European Union Youth Project in Altamura, Italy. She worked in a short film workshop organized within the scope of Cinema Days by Belgrade Film School. She was a jury member at the 18th MED Film Festival Methexis Project in Italy. In 2013 she graduated from DEÜ GSF Film Design Department in directing. Her filmography includes, “Gündönümü” (2013), “Ege Düğünü” (2013), “Consensus” (2012), “Dönüşüm Dönüşebildiğimiz Kadar” (2012), “Anadolu’nun Son Karatabağı” (2012), “Kaçan Kovalanır” (2011), “Eleni ile Aret” (2011), “Çilek Zamanı” (2011), “Obezonlar” (2011), “Yolculuk” (2010), “Nedensiz” (2010), “Pembe Mariachi” (2010), “İki Ucu Ateş” (2007), “İzmir Valisi Kazım Dirik” (2006).

 


Wednesday, November 13, 2013, 6:00 p.m.
Conference Auditorium, Boston University
775 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston