Boston Turkish Film Festival

EAST SIDE
Doğu Yakası

Dogu Yakasi | East Side

After the civil war, Abdullah and Selam come to Turkey from Syria. After a while they decide to escape to Germany and make a deal with a human smuggler. Selam saves the required amount of money by working regularly in a textile workshop. However, Abdullah is a drug addict and he doesn't have a regular job and enough money to go to Germany.


SELECTED FESTIVALS AND AWARDS

  • Atıf Yılmaz Film Festival, Mersin, Turkey: Best Short Film Award
  • International Istanbul Film Festival, Turkey: Special Mention Award
  • International SETEM Film Festival, Istanbul: Best Director
  • International Çayda Çıra Film Festival, Istanbul, Turkey: Special Jury Prize
  • Hisar Film Selection, Istanbul, Turkey


HARUN DURMUŞ

Harun DurmusHarun Durmuş (Istanbul, 1989) graduated from Marmara University Communication Faculty in 2011. His first short film Anxiety in 2010 has also won many awards in film festivals.  


SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 3, 2018
3:30 pm

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

In Competition

Directed by Harun Durmuş
Short / 19' 20" / 2017
Cast: Aghyad Shekho, Mahmood Belal, Aram Kılavuz

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