Documentary and Short Film Competition

-- In Competition -



Saturday, December 6, 2008, 3:15 p.m.
GSU Auditorium, 2nd Floor, Boston University
775 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston

Short / 2008 / 8' 52" / Turkey
Written and directed by Ilker Emon
Cast: Ahmet Yenilmez, Ayse Hanzade Yenilmez, Joel Rhein


A father's desperate efforts to keep his daughter safe from war.


Ilker EmonIlker Emon was born in 1984 in Istanbul. He is a fourth-year student to become a teacher at Marmara University. He was director's assistant for "Anka Kusu" in 2006. He also worked as director's or camera assistant in various promotional films. He makes short films although he never received formal training in cinema. Daisy/Papatya is his first short film.