Boston Turkish Film Festival

SCRABBLE

Scrabble


SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 12, 2017
4:00 pm

Boston University
GSU Auditorium
775 Commonwealth Avenue
Boston

In Competition

Directed by Merve Gezen
Short / 20 min. / 2016

Cast: Kadriye Kenter, Defne Halman, Janset Pacal, Özge Erdem

Free admission. Advance registration required.

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Socially and economically different four women (a CEO, a peasant, a slut and a high school student) get together to play scrabble. They are shouting their destinies and reflecting about their tragic endings to the scrabble board by using the power of words. (Inspired by true stories)

SELECTED FESTIVALS AND AWARDS

  • Marmaris International Short Film Festival, Turkey: Special Audience Award
  • Polish International Film festival, Poland
  • Stockholm Independent Film Festival, Sweden
  • Mediterranean Short Film Festival, Tangier, Morocco
  • Amsterdam Lift-Off Film Festival, The Netherlands
  • ECU European Independent Film Festival, Paris, France
  • Colortape International Film Festival, Brisbane, Australia
  • Izmir International Short Film Festival, Turkey
  • Istanbul International Short Film Festival, Turkey
  • Ankara International Film Festival, Turkey
  • Antakya International Film Festival, Turkey
  • Paris Turkish Film Festival, France
  • Montreal Turkish Film Festival, Canada
  • IFSAK Film Festival, Turkey

MERVE GEZEN

Merve Gezen

 

Merve Gezen received her education on drama and cinema from Paris State High Conservatory and University of Sorbonne Paris.

Filmography:

Hela Sohbetleri (Conversations of Loo, 2012)
Nerdesin Aşkım? (Where are you my love?, 2014)
Scrabble (2016)

 

 

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