Boston Turkish Film Festival

CEMİLE’S OBSESSION
Cemile’nin Takıntısı

Cemile'nin Takintisi | Cemile's Obsession


SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 4, 2017
3:00 pm

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

In Competition

Directed by Deniz Özden
Short / 14 min. / 2017

Cast: Özay Fecht, Ayşe Berkem Lebriz, Sevinç Üçok, Yücel Gökçek, Altan İnci, Elif Soylu

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Cemile is a 55 year old grandmother. A family moves upstairs in her apartment building. According to custom, to welcome them Cemile brings them a plate of stuffed grape leaves. However, names of her new neighbors, Ari and Lorin, causes confusion and uncertainty.

SELECTED FESTIVALS AND AWARDS

  • Rotary Short Film Festival, Turkey: Special Mention
  • Ankara International Film Festival, Short Film Competition, Turkey
  • Montreal Turkish Film Festival, Canada
  • Troyan Horse Short Film Festival, Turkey
  • Okan University Student Films Short Film Competition, Turkey

DENİZ ÖZDEN

Handan Erdil

Deniz Özden made his short film in a youth exchange program, “Get your own picture”, supported by German Ministry of Culture. He received 14 awards in national and international film festival with his short, “A Game Diary” (Bir Maç Günlüğü). His documentary, “Its Ari Sir, Not Ali” (Ali değil Ari Komutanım) on human rights issues premiered in DOK Leipzig, Germany.

 

 

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