Friday, November 13, 2015
5:00 p.m.

Remis Auditorium, Museum of Fine Arts
465 Huntington
Avenue, Boston

(6 short films)


In Competition

Directed by Selman Nacar
Cast: Cankat Aydos, Banu Fotocan, Çağla Özavcı, Ufuk Bayraktar
Short / 20 min. / 2015

Kuyu | The Well


To fight the problem with accessing water in the village, Ali begins to build a well. The village is on barren and arid land. Due to lack of stones nearby, people of the village all contribute their time to bring stones to Ali. One day, he finds out about the death of his brother. Ali, who now has to marry his pregnant sister-in-law to abide by the tradition, reveals his deepest secret to the well.

Selman NACAR

Selman NacarSelman Nacar was born in 1990 in Uşak. He began his university education at Istanbul University’s Faculty of Law. Wishing to pursue his passion for cinema professionally, he was accepted to Bilgi University’s Cinema Department with a scholarship. He recently graduated from law school and started the last year of his cinema education. He has carried out the roles of director and screenwriter in a number of short movies.