Boston Turkish Film Festival



Cemil, soon after he learns that he has Alzheimer’s, finds out that his grandson Meriç, who is his only link to life, is moving to Tokyo. He tries to figure out ways not to forget Meriç as he confronts with his son Murat.  

Selected Festivals and Awards

  • Afyonkarahisar Short Film Festival, Turkey: First Prize
  • Siirt Short Film Festival, Turkey
  • İzmit Art Nico Media Short Film Festival, Turkey


Muhammed Furkan DasbilekMuhammed Furkan Daşbilek (Elazığ, 1990) graduated from Çanakkale Onsekiz Mart University, Department of Cinema and Television in 2014. He was involved in many film projects during school years and after graduation. Many of his films were recognized with awards in festivals. He carries on to work in film projects in camera departments. Some of his works as screenplay writer and director of photography are as follows: Hayata Bir Çizgi (2012), Umut Kalesi (2013), Rem (2014), Bekleyiş (2014), Sonsuza Kadar Dumlupınar (2015), Bak Aydınlandı İşte (2015), Hasat Zamanı (2016), Kefaret (2016), İstiklalden İstikbale Kahramanmaraş (2017), Naftalin (2018).

6:00 pm

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Remis Auditorium
465 Huntington Avenue

In Competition

Directed by Muhammed Furkan Daşbilek
Short / 20' 34" / 2018

Cast: Ünal Silver, Mehmet Esen, İlter Kapıcı, Baran Salman

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